Wang Shixiang: JINHUIDUI: WANG SHIXIANG ZIXUANJI. (A Pile of Brocade and Ash: A Selection of Essays by Wang Shixiang). Beijing, 2000. 1-472; 473-816; 40 pp. 181 colour illustrations, numerous b/w text drawings. Bibliography of Wang’s publications. 3 vols. 21x21 cm. Paper.
A varied selection of essays on connoisseurship by China's foremost scholar and collector, Wang Shixiang. Topics covered include furniture, lacquer, carving on brushpots, cricket gourds, pigeon whistles, painting, birds and much more. Accompanied by text drawings in the essays and a good number of colour illustrations. A slender third volume contains a collection of poems by the master, reproduced in his own calligraphy. In Chinese only.
Subjects: Connoisseurship Furniture
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 116 in printed List 198.
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