Li Xiaowei & Wu Yuejian ed: NANQING BEIBAI CHANGSHA CAI. (Painted Changsha Ceramics from the Nanqing Beibai Kiln). Changsha, 2012. 149; 390 pp. 390 pp. full page colour plates. Numerous colour text plates. 2 vols. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Changsha ceramics flourished during the Tang dynasty and this well-illustrated work shows hundreds of examples of glazed painted wares from one particular kiln complex, the Beibai kilns. A variety of ceramics are shown with varied painted designs including ewers, small bowls, jars, pillows, small figurines and more besides. The second volume is entirely comprised of 390 pages of colour plates and is a very good visual reference. In Chinese.
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 100 in printed List 188.
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