National Palace Museum: UNCANNY INGENUITY AND CELESTIAL FEATS: THE CARVINGS OF MING AND QING DYNASTIES. Ivory and Rhinoceros Horn. Taibei, 2010. xvii, 193 pp. Numerous full page colour plates throughout. B/w text illustrations. 30x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the National Palace Museum in Taibei showing 34 superb examples of Ming and Qing dynasty ivory (24) and rhinoceros horn carvings (10) from the former Chinese imperial collection. The majority of objects illustrated in their entirety and also showing close-up detail. Introductions and very detailed descriptions accompany. Text in English.
Subjects: Carvings Ivory
Item 113 in List 203.
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