GYJQ01 - NEW BOOK
National Palace Museum ed: GUGONG YUQI JINGXUAN QUANJI DI YI JUAN: YU ZHI LING I. Select Jades in the National Palace Museum Volume One: The Spirit of Jade I. Taibei, 2019. 461 pp. Colour plates and colour text illustrations throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Volume One in a new series on Chinese jades in the National Palace Museum in Taibei. This first volume covers Neolithic jades and shows 213 fine examples which came from Neolithic cultures throughout China. All illustrated in colour, many in multiple views. Near dual texts in Chinese and English. The English text including introductions, list of plates, essays and brief captions to plates. The descriptions of the jades are much more detailed in Chinese. A good addition to the subject which seems to include previously unpublished material.
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 17 in printed List 198.
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