Zhejiang Provincial Museum ed: ZHU YUN: ZHEJIANG CIXI MUYI TANG CANG LIDAI ZHUDIAO JINGPIN. Charm of Bamboo: Gems of Bamboo Engraving Articles Throughout History Collected by Cixi Woodwork Hall, Zhejiang. Beijing, 2011. 271 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 30x23 cm. Boards.
GBP 90.00
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Gushan branch of the Zhejiang Provincial Museum showing 136 Ming and (predominantly) Qing dynasty bamboo objects from the Cixi Muyi Tang (Cixi Woodwork Hall) collection. The objects include many of a Scholar's Studio or literati nature - brush pots, wrist rests, small figurines and other objects for enjoyment. All illustrated in full colour, many with close-up of detail or inscriptions, and described. Near dual texts in Chinese and English. A good addition to the literature on the subject.
Subjects: Bamboo
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 708 in printed List 193.
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