Xu Huadang ed: ZHONGGUO ZHUKE ZHUDIAO YISHU. The Bamboo Carving Art in China. Beijing, 2007. 191 pp. Colour plates throughout. 28x22 cm. Boards.
GBP 40.00
Good work describing and illustrating the various types of bamboo carving and crafts. Whilst a number of the pieces shown are old (Ming and Qing), the majority of the pieces are modern. Includes such techniques as bamboo relief carving and the very fine craft of 'liuqing' carving. Discusses modern carvers. Sections of English text throughout. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Bamboo Carvings
Item 675 in List 204.
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