Art Institute of Chicago: CLOTHED TO RULE THE UNIVERSE. Ming and Qing Dynasty Textiles at The Art Institute of Chicago. Special Issue of Museum Studies, vol. 26, no. 2. Seattle, 2000. 112 pp. 100 illustrations, 37 colour, 40 duotone, 23 b/w. Paper.
GBP 30.00
The first publication devoted entirely to the Art Institute of Chicago's exceptional collection of Chinese textiles, this book showcases approximately eighty objects from the museum's holdings of over five hundred Chinese textiles dating from the seventeenth to the early twentieth century. A main essay surveys the entire collection within its historical and religious context, and is followed by brief, engaging entries on individual works. Out-of-print.
Subjects: Textiles
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 85 in printed List 193.
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