Beijing Yishu Bowuguan ed: ZHONGGUO XING YAO. Xing Kiln of China. Beijing, 2012. 13, 419 pp. Colour plates throughout. 30x25 cm. Cloth.
GBP 160.00
The Xing kiln site is located in China's Hebei province and is most famous for the white wares produced during the Tang dynasty when the kiln was at its peak. This work illustrates numerous such pieces together with some earlier Sui pieces. Also examples of other wares of various glazes and designs produced at the kiln from the Sui through to the Yuan dynasties. The majority of the pieces held in museum collections in Hebei province. Illustrated throughout. Three page introduction in English. Main text in Chinese. A good contribution to the subject.
Subjects: Ceramics
Item 40 in List 204.
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