GAC201 - NEW BOOK
Gugong Museum & Guardian Arts Centre ed: MIAO BAO ZHUANGYAN: GUGONG BOWUYUAN CANG FAQI ZHAN. A Treasure of Ritual Objects in the Palace Museum. Shijiazhuang, 2020. 157 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 28x22 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Guardian Arts Centre in Beijing in late 2020 and early 2021 showing 115 extraordinary Qing dynasty ritual objects loaned from the Gugong Palace Museum. The majority of the objects show distinct Tibetan influence and reflect the Qing emperors fascination with Tibet and Lamaist Buddhism. Includes metalwork, cloisonne, gold and jewel-encrusted pieces, textiles, ceramics. Includes a number of groups of objects. A wide variety of amazing objects and, it seems, a good amount of the exhibits previously unpublished. All illustrated in colour, a number in multiple views. Text in Chinese.
Subjects: Court Life Metalwork
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 15 in printed List 202.
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