NPM193 - NEW BOOK
National Palace Museum: SHOU ER KANG: YUANCANG YI LE TUSHU WENWU TEZHAN. Traditional Chinese Medical Texts on Life, Health and Longevity in the Collection of the National Palace Museum. Taibei, 2019. 135 pp. Colour text illustrations throughout. 30x21 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the National Palace Museum in Taibei showing highlights from the Museum's fine collection of traditional Chinese medicinal books and texts, predominantly illustrated works. A good selection is shown, dating from the Song dynasty onwards, but mostly Ming and Qing. Accompanied by medicinal paraphernalia and instruments used in the Qing court. Many exhibits previously unpublished. Well-illustrated. Text in Chinese.
Subjects: Medicine Illustrated Books
Can be ordered in, as of: 01/09/2019
Was item 23 in printed List 196.
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