Sackler Museum Beijing ed: YANYUAN JUZHEN: BEIJING DAXUE SAIKELE KAOGU YU YISHU BOWUGUAN ZHANPIN XUANCUI. Treasures from a Swallow Garden: Inaugural Exhibit of the Arthur M. Sackler Museum of Art and Archaeology, Peking University. Beijing, 1992. 319 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 36x28 cm. Paper.
Large and well-illustrated catalogue celebrating the opening of the Sackler Museum at Beijing University in 1992. The Museum's collection was drawn from various sources, including that of the former Yanjing University and holds extremely fine archaeological material excavated at relatively early dates from sites all over China. Of particular note are the ancient bronzes, but there are also excellent ceramics, tomb figurines and some jade. The material dates from the Neolithic to the Yuan and all exhibits are illustrated in colour. Dual texts in Chinese and English. Paperback edition.
Subjects: Bronzes Archaeology
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 494 in printed List 187.
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