SKD211 - NEW BOOK
Bischoff, Cordula & Kuhlmann-Hodick, Petra: LA CHINE: DIE CHINA-SAMMLUNG DES 18. JAHRHUNDERTS IN DRESDNER KUPERSTICH-KABINETT. (China: The China Collection from the 18th Century Held in the Print Department of the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden). Dresden, 2021. 256 pp. 347 colour illustrations. 30x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of a very interesting exhibition held at the Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden showing, for the first time, chinese prints, paintings, albums and drawings held in the Print Department of the Museum. A total of 43 exhibits, all illustrated and discussed. Three exhibits relate to Thailand and Isfahan. Also shows a Meissen garniture of five vases dating from 1735-40 with decoration derived from chinese illustrations together with the print or painting that influenced the decoration. Introductions and essays accompany. Much previously-unpublished material. In German.
Subjects: Court Life Art
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 2 in printed List 202.
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