Huang Nengfu ed: ZHONGGUO CHENGDU SHU JIN. Shu Brocade Chengdu of China. Beijing, 2006. 175 pp. Colour text plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Boards.
GBP 90.00
A detailed and useful survey of the famous woven silk brocade made for centuries in Chengdu in China's Sichuan province. A good amount of early material (particularly Tang dynasty) together with numerous examples from the Ming and Qing dynasties. Illustrated throughout in colour showing many examples from across the centuries. Dual texts in Chinese and English.
Subjects: Textiles
Can be ordered in, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 132 in printed List 193.
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