Museum of Oriental Ceramics Osaka: SPECIAL EXHIBITION: FOUR TREASURES OF THE STUDY - THE ESSENTIALS FOR THE CHINESE LITERATI CULTURE. Osaka, 2019. 199 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 30x23 cm. Boards.
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Museum of Oriental Ceramics in Osaka, Japan, showing extremely fine Chinese scholar's studio objects from institutions and private collections in Japan. Includes ink brushes, carvings - seals using various types of stones, bamboo and wood objects etc. - ink rests, inkstones, decorative writing papers and more. A total of 136 exhibits, all to a very high standard and all illustrated in colour. Introduction to each section and captions to plates in English. Main text in Japanese. Difficult to obtain.
Subjects: Scholar’s Studio
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 286 in printed List 197.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books, www.hanshan.com.