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Shenyang Imperial Palace Museum; Bai Wenyu ed: SHENYANG GUGONG BOWUYUAN YUANCANG JINGPIN DAXI: JIAJU CHENSHE JUAN. (Compendium of Treasures in the Shenyang Imperial Palace Museum: Furniture and Furnishings). Shenyang, 2017. 26 pp. text and 260 pp. colour plates, many full page. 38x29 cm. Cloth.
Large-format high-quality work comprising one in a series on the little-published Shenyang Forbidden City collection. This volume shows furniture and associated furnishings throughout this palace complex. In sections: The Thrones and Screens of Imperial Palace; Decorations of Palace; Palace Seat Blocks, Beds, Chairs and Censer Tables; Tables; Hanging Screens, Table Screens and Mirrors; Cabinets and Chests. Divided into various categories within these sections. A total of 167 beautiful and rare examples are illustrated in fine colour plates, many full page with many objects shown in multiple views and with close-up detail. Much previously-unpublished imperial material from the Qing dynasty. Detailed list of contents and plates plus captions to plates in English. Main text in Chinese.
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 83 in printed List 194.
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