SHM211 - NEW BOOK
Shanghai Museum: SI LI DANQING: MING QING KE XIU SHUHUA TEZHAN. Painting with Threads: Kesi and Embroidery during the Ming and Qing Dynasties. Shanghai, 2021. 221 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page 30x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Shanghai Museum showing 27 examples and sets of classic, beautiful and extraordinarily-skilled silk artworks created during the Ming and Qing dynasties. Nine related paintings and calligraphy accompany. The exhibits all from the Museum's collection. All illustrated in colour in their entirety and with much close-up detail shown. A good amount of English text including introductions to sections and captions to plates. Main text in Chinese.
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 34 in printed List 202.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books, www.hanshan.com.