Zhang Hui: MINGSHI JIAJU TU'AN YANJIU. A Study of Ming-Style Furniture Patterns. Beijing, 2017. 311 pp. Colour text illustrations throughout. 25x19 cm. Boards.
Based on the superb collection in the Forbidden City Gugong Museum (i.e. the former Chinese imperial collection) plus material from private collections, a study of the fine, varied and intricate patterns (many with auspicious significance) found on definitive examples of Ming-style furniture dating from the Ming and, predominantly, the Qing dynasties. Well illustrated. In Chinese.
Subjects: Furniture Design
Can be ordered in, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 77 in printed List 189.
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