Zhao Feng ed: ZHONGGUO GUDAI SICHOU SHEJI SUCAI TUXI: TUXIANG JUAN. (Ornamental Patterns from Ancient Chinese Textiles): The Ancient Chinese Silk Material Design Department (Patterns on Silks Seen in Images). Hangzhou, 2016. 191 pp. Colour illustrations throughout. 29x21 cm. Cloth.
GBP 60.00
Shows a large selection of ancient Chinese paintings and frescoes dating from the Tang through to the Qing dynasties which depict people wearing patterned silks. The design of each silk is extrapolated from the painting or fresco and shown in a colour illustration clearly defining the pattern in full clarity and detail. All with detailed descriptions. Introductory texts accompany. The textiles illustrated come from collections worldwide. Part of a series of 10 volumes overseen by a foremost expert on Chinese textiles. All text in Chinese.
Subjects: Textiles Silk
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 111 in printed List 194.
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