Guangdong Folk Arts Museum ed: FENG CONG GUANGZHOU LAI: GUANGDONG MINJIAN GONGYI BOWUGUAN CANG GUANGZHOU WAIXIAO CHENGSHAN. Fashion from Canton: Canton Export Fans Collection of Guangdong Folk Arts Museum. Beijing, 2015. 215 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. Colour text plates. 29x21 cm. Boards.
Shows 53 very fine carved and painted Chinese export fans held in the Guangdong Folk Arts Museum in Guangzhou. Both sides of the fan are illustrated, together with the carved fan frame. The fans date from the 18th and (predominantly) 19th centuries. Includes a good number from the Daoguang reign. Captions and brief descriptions in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Fans Export Art
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Was item 366 in printed List 189.
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