Zhang Xiaoxia: ZHONGGUO GUDAI RAN ZHI WENYANG SHI. (A History of Ancient Chinese Dyed and Woven Textiles with Designs). Beijing, 2016. 400 pp. Colour text illustrations and b/w line drawings throughout. 27x19 cm. Cloth.
A chronological study that goes from the earliest times through to the Ming and Qing although the majority of material illustrated and studies is pre-Yuan dynasty. Includes many textiles found at sites on the Silk Road in China's Xinjiang province. The colour illustrations of textiles are usefully accompanied by black-and-white line drawings copying (and clarifying) the design on the textiles, A useful well-illustrated research tool. In Chinese,
Can be ordered in, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 76 in printed List 193.
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