Poly Art Museum: A&J SPEELMAN JI HAIWAI CANGJIA XIJIAO XIANGYA KE ZHENPIN TEZHAN. The Exhibition of Important Rhinoceros Horn and Ivory Carvings from the A&J Speelman and Overseas Collections. Beijing, 2011. 171 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x22 cm. Boards.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Poly Art Museum in Beijing showing 26 examples of rhinoceros horn carving, a carved turtle shell plaque and 62 examples of ivory carving. All of a very high quality and dating from the Yuan through to the Qing, the majority being Qing dynasty. The large majority of objects from the Speelman collection. All objects illustrated in colour, many in multiple views. Captions in English, otherwise Chinese text only. Out-of-print.
Subjects: Carvings Ivory
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 486 in printed List 194.
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