Chinese Lacquer (The Muwen Tang Collection Series Vol. 20)


by Kwan, Simon

Chinese Lacquer (The Muwen Tang Collection Series Vol. 20)

Price:  US$117.94   (SGD163.80*)
Format:  Hard Cover, 346 pages
Published:  2010, Hong Kong, 1st Edition
ISBN:  9789889881863
SB#:  053319 (704)

About This Book

A comprehensive study on the history of Chinese lacquer from the Eastern Zhou through the Qing dynasty, with special chapters on basic lacquer techniques and the evolution of tixi lacquer. 130 important pieces of Chinese lacquer drawn the Muwen Tang collection are illustrated, including many pieces of the Song and Yuan periods never before published. All known written material on the subject of lacquer in ancient Chinese texts are reproduced in full in the Appendix.


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