McGill, Forrest et al: EMERALD CITIES. Arts of Siam and Burma 1775-1950. San Francisco, 2009. 245 pp. Colour plates throughout. 31x24 cm. Cloth.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. Focuses on decorative and religious objects from Thailand and Burma and serves as a good introduction, and survey of, the art of these two countries over the past couple of centuries. Includes painting, lacquer, mother-of-pearl, gilded and mirrored ritual vessels, wooden carvings and more. All well-illustrated and described.
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 470 in printed List 189.
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