Vollmer, John: SILKS FOR THRONES AND ALTARS. Chinese Costumes and Textiles from the Liao through the Qing Dynasty. Paris, 2003. 151 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Paper.
Dealer's catalogue (Myrna Myers) of an exhibition of 77 costumes and textiles, primarily Ming and Qing. Each piece is well-illustrated in colour and described in detail. In three main sections: Silks for Court and Palace, Silks in Trade and Diplomacy, Silks for Temples and Altars. Each section with a short introductory essay.
Available, as of: 19/05/2017
Was item 634 in printed List 188.
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