Jining Municipal Administration of Cultural Heritage ed: WENHUA JINING: KONG MENG GULI WENWU JINGPIN. Selection of Cultural Relics in Confucius and Mencius' Hometown. Beijing, 2017. 320 pp. Colour plates throughout, a good number full page. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 95.00
Produced to accompany an exhibition at a venue in the city of Jining in Shandong province in China and close to the birthplaces of Confucius and Mencius. Over 300 items were shown, dating from the Shang dynasty to the Qing demonstrating the long history and heritage of this area. Included ancient bronzes, some extraordinary Buddhist relics, jades, ceramics and much else including many objects pertaining to Confucius. The objects came primarily from the Jining Museum and the Confucius Museum plus objects from small museums and institutions in the Jining area. Many of the exhibits previously unpublished. Illustrated throughout in colour. Introduction and captions to plates in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Religion Art
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 31 in printed List 194.
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