Kwan, Simon: THE MUWEN TANG COLLECTION SERIES VOLUME 9: CHINESE BASKETRY. Muwen Tang Collection Series Vol. 9. Hong Kong, 2010. 392 pp. Colour plates throughout. 30x23 cm. Cloth, dustjacket.
Volume 9 in the Muwen Tang series. Illustrated throughout with full page colour plates showing 157 fine and varied examples of Chinese basketry weaving dating from the Ming and (predominantly) Qing dynasties. Useful and interesting introductory essays on the art and types of Chinese basketry weaving. Dual texts in Chinese and English. A useful addition to the limited literature on the subject.
Subjects: Folk Art
Item 434 in List 204.
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