MWH161 - NEW BOOK
Museum of the Western Han Tomb of Nanyue ed: DA HAN CHU WANG YU NANYUE WANG. Chu Kings and Nanyue King of Han Dynasty. Guangzhou, 2016. 2, 2, 241 pp. 113 pp. colour text plates throughout. B/w illustrations. 29x22 cm. Boards.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the above museum in Guangzhou, China and also, presumably, at the Xuzhou Museum in Jiangsu. Interesting comparison of the artistic traditions of two Western Han kingdoms far apart from each other, the Chu kingdom in northern central China and the Nanyue kingdom centred on modern-day Guangdong province. Over 100 pages of colour plates. Extensive texts accompany. Two brief introductions in English. Main text in Chinese, Hard to obtain.
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 49 in printed List 189.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books, www.hanshan.com.