Chen Xiasheng: SU GU HUA JIN: TAN GUGONG ZHUBAO. (Discussions on Treasures of the Gugong). Taibei, 2012. 239 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Brings together over 20 years of research by the author (a former curator at the National Palace Museum) into Qing dynasty jewellery, costume accessories, ruyi sceptres and other small but richly-decorated objects. Examines the objects, materials used, craftsmanship and commissioned. Illustrated with numerous superb examples made for the Qing Court. In Chinese.
Subjects: Jewelry and Silver Jade
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 66 in printed List 195.
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