Wu Hung & Morgan, Brian: CHINESE JADES FROM THE MU-FEI COLLECTION. Mu-Fei Zhencang Yuqi. London, 1990. 141 pp. 79 pieces illustrated in full colour, often from different angles. 29 b/w figs. 31x22 cm. Cloth.
Bluetts exhibition catalogue. Includes an essay, illustrated with many text figures, maps and photographs, by Wu Hung on 'Ancient Chinese Jades and the Origin of Ritual Art'. An important collection, finely illustrated. Mu-fei was the studio name of the scholar, Cheng Te-k'un (Zheng Dekun), who married a sister of the last Emperor of China, Pu Yi. Now hard to find.
Out of stock, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 670 in printed List 189.
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