Nanjing Museum ed: FANGFEI LIUNIAN: ZHONGGUO BAINIAN QIPAO ZHAN. Qipao Glamour (Fragrant Luxuriance Across the Years: A Centenary Exhibition of the Qipao). Nanjing, 2013. 150 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Nanjing Museum in China exploring the history, design and culture of the qipao in 20th century China. Nanjing was the capital at the time when a modernising wind swept through China and this new modern elegant look for women took hold. Illustrated throughout with numerous examples of qipao and associated illustration. Text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Textiles Design
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 160 in printed List 193.
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