China Guardian Auctions ed: SHENDE MING DAO: WUTAISHAN REN CANG QING DAOGUANG YU CI. (Qing Dynasty Imperial Porcelain of the Daoguang Reign in the Collection of the Man from Wutaishan). Beijing, 2011. 435 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 38x27 cm. Boards.
A lavishly-produced and large catalogue illustrating and describing 176 extremely fine examples of Daoguang imperial ceramics in the privately-held Chinese collection of 'The Man from Wutaishan'. The ceramics have been bought in auctions worldwide from the early 1990s onwards. All pieces illustrated in colour (a good number presumably life-size) and in multiple views, many showing close-up detail. All base marks shown. Detailed descriptions and text in Chinese. The most focussed work on Qing ceramics from the Daoguang reign produced to date.
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 38 in printed List 188.
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