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Peng Minghan; JIangxi Provincial Museum ed: MINGDAI JINGDEZHEN MINYAO JINIAN QINGHUA CI. The Ming Dynasty Jingdezhen Kilns Dating Blue and White Porcelain. Beijing, 2018. 431 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. Colour text illustrations. 2 vols. 29x21 cm. Cloth.
Very well-illustrated two-volume compilation of dated Ming dynasty 'folk' (non-imperial) ceramics excavated from dated tombs throughout Jiangxi province in China and held in the collection of the Jiangxi Provincial Museum and a couple of other museum collections in Jiangxi province. The majority of the ceramics are illustrated in multiple views and basemarks are shown. Place of excavation and date of tomb given, many to the exact year. Arranged chronologically. Many interesting and previously-unpublished pieces, some very fine. Text in Chinese although, where the exact date of the tomb is known, this is given in roman numerals.
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 62 in printed List 194.
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