Beijing Capital Museum: ZOUJIN WANLI CHAO: HUIWANG DA MING. Retrospect of Ming Dynasty: Experiencing the Period of Wanli. Beijing, 2011. 213 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Capital Museum in Beijing examining the historical and cultural legacy of the lengthy Wanli reign of the Ming dynasty from 1573-1620. The Wanli Emperor is best-known for being the occupant of the Dingling mausoleum at the Ming Tombs outside Beijing. Numerous artefacts - from gold jewellery and ceramics to paintings and printed books are illustrated and discussed. Includes objects from his mausoleum. Introduction, list of contents and captions in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Ceramics Forbidden City
Available, as of: 13/02/2017
Was item 111 in printed List 187.
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