Yang Zhenghong & Xiao Menglong ed: ZHENJIANG CHUTU WUGUO QINGTONGQI. (Wu Kingdom Bronzes Excavated at Zhenjiang). Beijing, 2008. 6, 198 pp. Colour plates throughout (one folding). B/w illustrations of rubbings from bronzes. 29x22 cm. Boards.
The Wu Kingdom flourished in central China from the Western Zhou through the Spring and Autumn period. This is a record of exceptional bronzes dating from the Wu Kingdom held in the collection of the Zhenjiang Museum. All illustrated in colour, many accompanied by black-and-white illustrations of rubbings of designs and character inscriptions on the vessels. In Chinese. Some quite extraordinary pieces shown. Recommended.
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 670 in printed List 187.
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