Gugong Museum; Chen Runmin ed: QING SHUNZHI KANGXI CHAO QINGHUACI. (Qing Dynasty Blue-and-White Porcelain from the Shunzhi and Kangxi Reigns). Gugong Bowuyuan Cang Qingdai Ciqi Lei Xuan Di Yi Juan. Beijing, 2005. 526 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
The best book we have seen on early Qing transitional and blue-and-white porcelain. 339 truly beautiful examples from the former Chinese imperial collection held in the collection of the Gugong Museum in Beijing and dating from the Shunzhi and Kangxi reigns are illustrated in colour and described. Practically all the pieces are shown in multiple views, often with close-up detail, and including bases, base marks and reign marks. Text in Chinese. A definitive visual reference. Now out-of-print.
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 322 in printed List 188.
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