Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts. (Hubei Provincial Museum ed.): LI YUE ZHONGGUO: HUBEI SHENG BOWUGUAN GUANCANG SHANG ZHOU QINGTONGQI. Chinese Ritual and Music: A Special Exhibition of Shang and Zhou Bronzes from the Hubei Provincial Museum. Wuhan, 2014. 212 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts in Moscow comprising major loans from the Hubei Provincial Museum in Wuhan, China. The exhibition showing superb and extraordinary ancient bronzes dating from the Shang and Zhou dynasties and Warring States period and excavated at sites throughout Hubei province, including exceptional finds from the tomb of Marquis Yi of Zeng. A total of 115 artefacts including bronzes associated with rituals and burial customs and also amazing ancient musical instruments, in particular, a set of bronze bells and stone chimes. The exhibition also included a few examples of Chu lacquer ware. Illustrated throughout in colour. Near dual texts in Chinese and English. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Bronzes Lacquer
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 556 in printed List 196.
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