Zhang Shuwei ed: ZHONGGUO GONGYI YAO. Gongyi Kiln of China. Beijing, 2011. 461 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x25 cm. Cloth.
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.
Item 256 in List 204.
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