Shanghai Museum ed: BEIFANG ZHI XING: YEKAJIELINNA ERSHI YU ELUOSI DIGUO DE HUANGJIN SHIDAI. Star of the North: Catherine the Great and the Golden Age of Russian Empire. Shanghai, 2010. 363 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 30x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of a loan exhibition at the Shanghai Museum showing extremely fine paintings, ceramics, furniture and works of art pertaining to the reign of Catherine the Great in Russia, who was monarch from 1762 to 1796. All the objects come from the collection of the Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg. List of contents, prefaces, brief introductions to each section and captions to plates in English. Main text in Chinese. Hard to obtain and out-of-print.
Subjects: Art Court Life
Item 128 in List 203.
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