Zhang Xuesong ed: TIANZHEN ZHAI CANG QINGHUA CI HUA JIZHEN. (A Collection of Blue-and-White Folk Ceramics from the Tianzhen Zhai Collection). Zhongguo Minyao Qinghua Ci Jianshang. Hangzhou, 2011. 327 pp. c.650 colour plates. 30x24 cm. Wrappers.
Shows 630 examples of blue-and-white folk ceramics dating from the Yuan dynasty through to the Qianlong reign of the Qing dynasty. The numerous examples include an extensive amount of mid and late-Ming material particularly from the Wanli period onwards and also much transitional period and Kangxi examples. Includes both intact pieces, broken examples and many sherds and covers a truly extensive range of patterns, designs and painted scenes. All base marks shown. Near dual texts in Chinese and English including introductions, list of plates and captions. A useful addition to the literature.
Item 257 in List 204.
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