SHM181 - NEW BOOK
Shanghai Museum ed: QIAN WEN WAN HUA: ZHONGGUO LIDAI QIQI YISHU. A Myriad of Forms: The Ancient Chinese Lacquers. Shanghai, 2018. 322 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 30x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Shanghai Museum showing 198 extremely fine examples of Chinese lacquer dating from the Warring States through the dynasties to the 1950s. The exhibits all from the Museum's excellent collection. Comprises a survey of Chinese lacquer across the ages. All items illustrated in colour, many in multiple views. Much previously-unpublished material. Foreword, list of contents, introductions to each section and captions to plates in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Lacquer Archaeology
Can be ordered in, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 33 in printed List 195.
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