National Palace Museum Southern Branch: JINXIU BINFEN: YUAN CANG YAZHOU ZHIPIN ZHAN. Boldness of Forms and Colours: Asian Textiles in the National Palace Museum Collection. 錦繡繽紛 : 院藏亞洲織品展. Taibei, 2015. 335 pp. Colour plates throughout. 31x21 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 70.00
Catalogue showing the permanent exhibition of Asian textiles in the Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum. Divided into five sections: Homeland of Silk; Grace of Sarong; Myriad of Colours; Colours of the Steppes; Crossroads of East and West. Includes fine Chinese embroidered silks and robes (some imperial), central Asian ikats, Indonesian embroidered sarongs, Japanese kimonos and much more. The textiles dating from the 18th to 20th centuries and all of a very high standard. Illustrated throughout in colour with near dual texts in Chinese and English.
Subjects: Textiles
Item 126 in List 206.
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