CDB161 - NEW BOOK
Chengdu Museum ed: SHENGSHI TIANZI: QING GAOZONG QIANLONG HUANGDI TEZHAN. Son of Heaven in the Glory Age: Exhibition of the Qianlong Emperor in the Qing Dynasty. Chengdu, 2016. 226 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Boards.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Chengdu Museum in China examining the cultural achievements of the Qianlong reign of the Qing dynasty. The focus on painting and calligraphy but with a good number of objects on other media - all of a superb quality and from the collection of the Gugong Palace Museum in Beijing. Illustrated throughout in colour. Introductions and descriptions accompany. Brief captions in English to some of the plates, otherwise Chinese text only. Very hard to obtain.
Subjects: Art Court Life
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 4 in printed List 191.
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