Gugong Museum: QINGDAI GONGTING FUSHI. (Costumes and Accessories of the Emperors and Empresses of the Qing Dynasty). Complete Collection of Treasures Gugong, 51. Shanghai, 2006. 30 pp. text plus 290 pp. colour plates. Colour text illustrations. 29x22 cm. Boards.
176 superb examples of court costume and accessories are shown. The first section of 139 examples shows imperial costumes worn by Emperors and Empresses. The second section of 37 objects is entitled 'Other Court Dresses' and includes imperial lama robes, sleeveless jackets, hats, boots and shoes, stockings and socks. Much material previously unpublished. Illustrated throughout in colour, many objects shown with close-ups of detail. Captions in English, otherwise Chinese text.
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Was item 120 in printed List 193.
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