KFM191 - NEW BOOK
Kaifeng Municipal Museum ed: BA CHAO GU DU, QIANDAI JINGHUA: KAIFENG GUDAI LISHI WENHUA ZHAN. Kaifeng: The Capital of Eight Dynasties: Kaifeng Ancient History and Culture Exhibition. Beijing, 2019. 311 pp. Colour plates and text illustrations throughout. 29x22 cm. Boards.
Catalogue of an exhibition held in Kaifeng in China exploring the history of this ancient city, capital to eight early Chinese dynasties, the last being the Northern Song. The exhibits shown come from archaeological sites in and around the city and cover the entire span of Chinese history from the Shang through to the Ming. The artefacts are mainly ceramics and bronzes, together with tomb epitaphs etc. There is a good amount of fine Song dynasty material. Illustrated throughout. Text in Chinese.
Subjects: Art Archaeology
Available, as of: 01/09/2019
Was item 14 in printed List 196.
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