ZHONGGUO LINGMU DIAOSU QUANJI 1: SHIQIAN ZHI QINDAI. (A Survey of Chinese Tomb Sculpture: Vol. 1: From Prehistory to the Qin Dynasty). Xi'an, 2009. xii, 8, 128, 304, 120 pp. pp. full page colour plates. B/w text plates. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
Part One of a comprehensive survey of Chinese tomb sculpture in stone and ceramic. This large volume covers the period from prehistory through to and including the Qin dynasty. A few examples from the Neolithic, Shang and Western Zhou, good coverage of Warring States tomb sculpture and extensive coverage of the marvellous life-size warriors and associated material from the Qinshihuang Mausoleum. A total of 285 examples illustrated in colour, many full page. Good descriptions accompany. Text in Chinese. A good visual reference.
Subjects: Sculpture Ceramics
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 307 in printed List 191.
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