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Cai Wei: MING HE QINGSHANG CI ZHI BITONG PIAN. The Collection of Ming He: Porcelain Brush Pot. Beijing, 2022. 255 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. Colour text plates. 26x22 cm. Boards.
GBP 130.00
Catalogue of a private Chinese collection of 89 ceramic brush pots dating from the transitional period, Chongzhen, Kangxi, Yongzheng and Qianlong reigns (76 examples), together with a few later pieces from the middle and late Qing (10) plus 2 Republic period examples and 1 contemporary. Fine and interesting ceramics previously unpublished, it seems. All illustrated in full page colour plates plus some with close-up detail. Basemarks shown. Introductions, essays and captions to plates in English. Somewhat fuller descriptive texts in Chinese.
Subjects: Ceramics
Item 3 in List 204.
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