Zheng Yiwei ed: ZHONGGUO HUAQIAN TUDIAN XUJI. Sequel of Classic Chinese Charms. Shanghai, 2006. 48, iv, 566 pp. 48 pp. colour plates, 2000 b/w drawings, 5 b/w illustrations. 29x22 cm. Boards.
Sequel to the author's earlier work. A useful and detailed addition to the sparse literature on this subject. Describes the history and use of Chinese charms and illustrates a further 2000 or so examples, mostly through black-and-white drawings. A number are illustrated in colour. Dual text in English and Chinese.
Subjects: Silver Folk Art
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 708 in printed List 189.
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