National Palace Museum: SHI ZHI CHUN FENG: KEXIU YU HUIHUA DE HUANIAO SHIJIE. Flights of Fragrance at a Fingertip: The World of Birds and Flowers in Painting, Tapestry and Embroidery. Taibei, 2015. 367 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the National Palace Museum in Taibei exploring the relationship between bird-and-flower painting in Chinese art and the rendering of such subjects in Chinese tapestry and embroidery over the ages. Superb examples of Song, Yuan, Ming and Qing painting and embroidery from the former Chinese imperial collection have been brought together for this fascinating and beautiful exhibition. Near dual texts in Chinese and English.
Subjects: Painting Textiles
Available, as of: 13/02/2017
Was item 437 in printed List 187.
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