Chinese Art, The Minor Arts – Gold, Silver, Bronze, Cloisonne, Cantonese Enamel, Lacquer, Furniture, Wood

Chinese-Art-The-Minor-Arts-Gold-Silver-Bronze-Cloisonne-Cantonese-Enamel-Lacquer-Furniture-Wood Chinese Art, The Minor Arts - Gold, Silver, Bronze, Cloisonne, Cantonese Enamel, Lacquer, Furniture, Wood
Chinese-Art-The-Minor-Arts-Gold-Silver-Bronze-Cloisonne-Cantonese-Enamel-Lacquer-Furniture-Wood Chinese Art, The Minor Arts - Gold, Silver, Bronze, Cloisonne, Cantonese Enamel, Lacquer, Furniture, Wood
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"This second volume covers great artistic achievements in gold and silver ornaments and images, works in bronze, iron and pewter, delicate cloisonné and Cantonese enamel, painted, carved and inlaid lacquer objects from their beginnings in pre-Han timess to the throne of the 18th century Emperor Ch'ien Lung and the Cooromandel screens.. It discusses woodcarvings of all kinds, including the furniture which inspired the designs of Thomas Chippendale" (front flap). 68 color plates; 143 plates in monochrome; 4 pages of line drawings; 462 pages and an index. (Mr)

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B000KIHE7O
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ see notes for publisher info; 1st Us Edition (January 1, 1963)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 7.95 pounds

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