China Guardian Auctions; Leung Hiu Sun Michael ed: XIONG QI DIE LI: SHIQI SHIJI QINGHUA YU WUCAI CI TEZHAN. Commissioned Landscapes: Blue & White and Enamelled Porcelains of the Seventeenth Century. 雄奇昳麗 : 十七世紀青花與五彩瓷特展. Beijing, 2017. 367 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. Colour text illustrations. 29x23 cm. Cloth.
GBP 150.00
Catalogue of an exhibition at China Guardian Auctions in Beijing in 2017 organised by a group of private Chinese collectors known as the 'Jiaqu Yaji Hui' - and translate themselves into English as the 'Classy Society'. This was a fine and focussed showing of 118 exhibits, predominantly transitional period Chinese porcelain from the end of the Ming and start of the Qing dynasties. A number of the pieces are designated as Kangxi. Illustrated throughout in colour, many full page colour plates, and described in detail. Accompanying introductions and essays and including a list of lenders. Captions to plates in English, otherwise all text in Chinese. Extremely hard to obtain.
Subjects: Ceramics
Item 51 in List 204.
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