Clunas, Craig: SUPERFLUOUS THINGS. Material Culture and Social Status in Early Modern China. Cambridge, 1991. vii, 219 pp. 7 plates. 24x16 cm. Cloth.
An extremely important and original book, replete with valuable information about people, things, and collections. It is a manual of taste and a guide to Ming period consumerism.
Subjects: Art Scholar’s Studio
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 313 in printed List 190.
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