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Zhejiang Provincial Museum ed: QIANNIAN QING YIN: TANG SONG GUQIN TEZHAN. (A Millennium of Pure Sound: Special Exhibition of Ancient Guqin from the Tang and Song Dynasties). Hangzhou, 2019. 169 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 4 foldouts. 29x21 cm. Cloth.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Zhejiang Provincial Museum in Hangzhou, China, showing beautiful and extremely rare guqin (the seven-stringed plucked instrument) surviving from the Tang and Song dynasties. The guqin was an integral part of literati life, being viewed as an instrument of great subtlety and refinement. Illustrated throughout. Text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Music Scholar’s Studio
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 34 in printed List 200.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books, www.hanshan.com.