Victoria & Albert Museum: MASTERPIECES OF CHINESE PAINTING 700-1900. London, 2013. 360 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x26 cm. Cloth.
Edited by the curator of the exhibition, Zhang Hongxing, this is the catalogue accompanying a superb showing of Chinese paintings at the Victoria & Albert Museum. Includes major loans of extraordinary, rare and delicate paintings from numerous institutions worldwide, including the Chinese national treasure 'Auspicious Cranes' from the Liaoning Provincial Museum. A total of 79 paintings, handscrolls and albums. All illustrated in colour and described in erudite detail. This catalogue also serves as a history of Chinese painting from 700-1900 and is destined to become a standard reference. Recommended.
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 223 in printed List 190.
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