Gugong Museum: GUGONG BOWUYUAN CANGPIN DAXI: DIAOSU BIAN 5: ZHUAN SHI DIAOKE. Compendium of Collections in the Palace Museum: Sculpture 5: Stone and Brick Carvings. Gugong Bowuyuan Cangpin Daxi. Beijing, 2009. 232 pp. c.190 full page colour plates. Numerous b/w text plates. 38x27 cm. Cloth.
Volume Five in a beautifully-produced large format and focussed series on the Chinese sculpture collection of the Gugong Museum in Beijing. This volume covers stone and brick carving dating from the Han through to the Qing dynasties with the majority of material pre-Song. Most of the examples excavated from sites across China. A total of 182 examples. Illustrated throughout in high quality colour plates. Dual texts in Chinese and English.
Subjects: Sculpture Archaeology
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 319 in printed List 188.
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