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Zheng Nanwei et al. ed: YUANMING WEI ZI: ZHONGGUO MING QING ZITAN JIAJU. The Most Noble Hardwood: Zi Tan [Zitan] Furniture of the Ming and Qing dynasties. Beijing, 2016. 331; 325 pp. Colour plates throughout both volumes, many full page or double page. 2 vols. 30x23 cm. Cloth.
A large two-volume catalogue of the very fine Ming and Qing dynasty zitan furniture in the privately-held Hui Tong Collection. Over 160 superb examples are illustrated in full colour, many in multiple views, and well described. Includes tables, chairs, brushpots, table screens, hanging panels and more. Lengthy introduction, list of contents and captions to plates in English. Fuller text in Chinese. An excellent addition to the sparse references on zitan furniture.
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 81 in printed List 193.
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