Beijing Yishu Bowuguan ed: ZHONGGUO LONGQUAN YAO. Series of Ancient Porcelain Kiln Sites: Longquan Kiln of China. Beijing, 2015. 467 pp. Full page colour plates and colour text plates throughout. 30x25 cm. Cloth.
GBP 150.00
A good and comprehensive reference on the history and output of the kilns in eastern China that produced the famous and beautiful Longquan celadons, coveted by Emperors, collectors and connoisseurs since the Song dynasty. Illustrates a few early examples from the Tang dynasty, numerous northern and southern Song examples and a number of examples from the Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties. The ceramics are held in museums big and small, predominantly in Zhejiang province. Lengthy and detailed 28 page introduction in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Ceramics
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 238 in printed List 195.
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