Cao Wei ed: ZHENCAI QIN YONG. Colorful Qin Terracotta Figures. Beijing, 2014. 259 pp. Colour plates (many full page) throughout. 37x26 cm. Cloth.
GBP 150.00
The first comprehensive work examining the coloured pigments used to decorate the clothing and faces of the Terracotta Army of the First Emperor, Qinshihuang. Primarily a visual survey illustrated throughout with examples of warriors still bearing coloured decoration. Decent descriptive text accompanies with a number of summaries in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Archaeology
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 287 in printed List 189.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books,