Zhou Jilie ed: MINGUO KE TONG WENFANG ZHENSHANG. (The Connoisseurship and Appreciation of Republic Period Engraved Scholar's Studio Metal Seal and Ink Boxes). Beijing, 2013. 303 pp. Full page colour plates throughout 29x21 cm. Boards.
Illustrated throughout with many examples of these collectable (and affordable!) small metal boxes presumably used to house seal stones and red ink. Engraved with a wide variety of scene and subject matter plus calligraphic inscriptions. In Chinese.
Subjects: Metalwork Scholar's Studio
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 239 in printed List 189.
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