Gugong Museum: GUGONG JINGDIAN: GUGONG SHUFA TUDIAN. Calligraphy in the Palace Museum Collection. Beijing, 2019. 336 pp. Colour plates throughout, a good number full page. A number of foldouts. 29x29 cm. Boards.
Shows 86 masterpieces of calligraphy held n the Gugong Palace Museum in Beijing. Many formerly in the Chinese imperial collection. All reproduced in their entirety, many also shown in sections and close-up details. The examples date from the 4th century Jin dynasty through to the late Qing with a good showing of pre-Ming material (29 pieces). A good-sized work which allows true appreciation of these treasures. Text in Chinese.
Item 60 in List 203.
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