Zhang Shuwei ed: ZHONGGUO GONGYI YAO. Gongyi Kiln of China. 中國鞏義窯 。 張樹衛 主編. Beijing, 2011. 461 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x25 cm. Cloth.
GBP 125.00
A good work showing the Tang dynasty output of the Gongyi kiln located in China's Henan province. Primarily sancai wares, including tomb figurines and smaller wares such as bowls, dishes and tripods. Also shows white-glazed, black-glazed wares and other monochrome glazed wares. Illustrated throughout in colour and showing many fine pieces. All the examples shown are held in the Gongyi Museum or in the collection of the Henan Cultural Relics Research Institute. Eight page preface in English. Detailed text in Chinese.
Subjects: Ceramics
Item 256 in List 204.
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