Dong Peixin & Zhang Shufen ed: DAQING GUOBAO: SONGHUA SHIYAN. (National Treasures of the Great Qing Dynasty: Songhua Inkstones). Beijing, 2004. 18, 270 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
A study of these fine inkstones, coveted by the Qing emperors. Also examines their associated culture. The majority of the examples illustrated date from the Qing dynasty, plus a few fine modern examples. Some of the stones shown are in the collection of the National Palace Museum in Taibei, the rest, it is assumed, are in Chinese collections, including that of the Gugong Museum. In Chinese.
Subjects: Scholar’s Studio
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 266 in printed List 188.
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