Hong Kong University Museum and Art Gallery: PICTURING CATHAY. Maritime and Cultural Images of the China Trade. Hong Kong, 2003. 172 pp. Over 100 colour plates. 31x23 cm. Paper.
GBP 50.00
Catalogue accompanying an exhibition held at the Hong Kong University Museum and Art Gallery. Lenders include: The Hong Kong Museum of Art, HSBC, The Peabody Essex Museum, Sze Yuan Tang Collection, Wallem Group and private collectors. 103 exhibits are illustrated and described, primarily paintings and watercolours but also a few pieces of export porcelain. Sections on: Early Cultural Contact; People of the China Trade; Vessels of the China Trade; Chinese Treaty Ports and Other Trade Harbours; Views of the Interior; The Art of Export. Dual text in English and Chinese.
Subjects: Painting
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 415 in printed List 198.
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