CWB171 - NEW BOOK
Chengdu Wuhousi Museum ed: ZHUOMO: BAOJI QINGTONGQI BOWUGUAN DIANCANG YUQI TEZHAN. Chiseling and Polishing: Exhibition of Jade Artifacts Collected in Baoji Bronze Ware Museum. Chengdu, 2017. 311 pp. Colour plates throughout. Colour text illustrations. 28x21 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of a loan exhibition at the Wuhousi Museum in Chengdu, China. Shows jades from the Baoji Bronze Ware Museum located in north-west Shaanxi province in China, together with a few objects from other museums in the Baoji area. The majority of the jades are Neolithic and Western Zhou with a few Warring States and Han examples. There is a smaller section showing Ming and Qing material. Illustrated throughout with much previously-unseen material.
Introduction, introductions to each section and captions in English. Main text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Can be ordered in, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 6 in printed List 193.
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