Gugong Museum: GUGONG CANG CHUANSHI CIQI ZHENYAN DUIBI: LIDAI GU YAOZHI BIAOBEN TULU. A Contrast between Genuine and Fake Porcelain And The Porcelain Specimens from Ancient Kiln Sites Collected in the Palace Museum (Pictorial Album). Beijing, 1998. 280 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
An extremely useful and interesting work showing the genuine ceramic article side by side with later copies and fakes for comparison and contrast. In chapters; Imitation ancient porcelain of the Ming dynasty; imitation ancient porcelain in the reigns of Kangxi, Yongzheng and Qianlong of the Qing Dynasty; Imitation ancient porcelain in the period from Guangxu's reign of the Qing Dynasty to the Republic of China; Imitation ancient porcelain in recent times. The final chapter is on porcelain specimens from important kiln sites and shows reference pieces and shards excavated from various kiln sites. Illustrated with pieces from the Gugong collection in Beijing. Important for verification studies and the development of ceramic technology. Illustrated throughout in colour. Contents in English, otherwise Chinese text only. Out-of-print and hard to obtain.
Subjects: Ceramics Reference
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 275 in printed List 194.
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