Beijing Yishu Bowuguan ed: ZHONGGUO YAOZHOU YAO. Yaozhou Kiln of China. Beijing, 2014. 53, 479 pp. Colour plates throughout. 30x25 cm. Cloth.
A welcome and comprehensive reference on the fine output of the Yaozhou kiln located in China's Shaanxi province. The main focus is on the Tang, Five Dynasties, Northern Song, Jin and Yuan dynasties when this kiln was at the height of its powers. Illustrated throughout with numerous very fine examples from museums throughout China. Also shows a number of examples from the Qing dynasty and Republic period. 25 page introduction in English. Main text in Chinese.
Please note that the weight of the text block of this work is too heavy for the covers and, as a result, copies are cracking at the joins of the text block with the covers.
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 33 in printed List 188.
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