Current List 205A

Abaya, Consuela:
- THE VILLANUEVA COLLECTION OF ORIENTAL POTTERY

Aczel, Amir D:
- THE JESUIT & THE SKULL

Addis, J. M:
- UNDERGLAZE RED DISCOVERED IN THE PHILIPPINES

Aitchison, Margaret:
- THE DOCTOR AND THE DRAGON

Akiyama Shingo:
- ANCIENT CHINESE POTTERY

Albrecht, Fritz:
- ERGEBNISSE

Almqvist, Kurt ed:
- THE SAMPANS FROM CANTON

Ambary, Hasan Muarif ed:
- EXCAVATION REPORT AT PASAR IKAN, JAKARTA

ANYANG WENWU JINGHUA
Gems of Anyang's Cultural Relics 安陽文物精華.

Arce, Dr. Jose; drawings by Schiff:
- DE BUENOS AIRES A SHANGHAI

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME I

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 2

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 3

Freer Gallery of Art:
- ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 8
- ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 9
- ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 10

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 12

ARS ORIENTALIS VOLUME 20

Ashton, Leigh:
- AN INTRODUCTION TO THE STUDY OF CHINESE SCULPTURE

Asia-Pacific Exposition Fukuoka '89:
- ROADS TO KYUSHU COMMUNICATION IN KYUSHU


NMC123
National Museum of China: PASSION FOR PORCELAIN. Masterpieces of Ceramic Treasures from the British Museum and the Victoria & Albert Museum. Beijing, 2012. 409 pp. Colour plates throughout. 31x23 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 150.00
Large and heavy catalogue of an excellent loan exhibition at the National Museum of China in Beijing showing porcelain treasures from the collections of the British Museum and the V&A in London. The exhibits comprise Chinese ceramics dating from the Song through to the Qing dynasties together with European porcelain predominantly depicting Chinoiserie themes and subjects. The exhibition is divided into 10 sections: Ming Export Ceramics; East India Companies; Special Orders; Special Orders: Armorial Porcelain; Early European Porcelain; Chinese Designs Copied in Europe; European Designs Copied in China; Chinoiserie; Chinese Porcelain Mounted or Enamelled in Europe; Collecting.
  A number of interesting essays accompany: Mengoni: The Sino-European Trade in Ceramics: Bulk Export and Special Orders; Dawson: The Development of Porcelain in Europe; Young: European Responses to Chinese Porcelain: Technology, Design and Trade; Harrison-Hall: Collecting Ceramics: London Fashion; Geng: The Glory of Porcelain Art; Yang: Themes and Motifs in Decoration Schemes of Ming-Qing Export Porcelain.
  A total of 148 very fine ceramics are shown, all illustrated in their entirety and many with accompanying illustrations.
 This is the English edition of the catalogue, printed in a small edition and difficult to obtain.
Subjects: Ceramics
Item 115 in List 205.
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