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5 edition of Chinese jades found in the catalog.

Chinese jades

archaic and modern from the Minneapolis Institute of Arts

by Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

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Published by C. E. Tuttle Co. in Rutland, Vt .
Written in English

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    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 171-174.

      Statementforeword by Samuel Sachs II ; introd. by Na Chih-liang ; [Harold Peterson, editor, Nancy Akre, associate editor ; Vera Shu-Ning Sun-Bailey, translator and researcher ; Gary Mortensen, photographer].
      ContributionsSachs, Samuel., Na, Chih-liang., Peterson, Harold, 1935-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK5750 .M54 1977b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination176 p. :
      Number of Pages176
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4756190M
      ISBN 100804812355
      LC Control Number78102346

      Chinese Jade Throughout Ages, First Edition. You Searched For: Chinese jades not only display extreme skill of craftsmanship but they are central to the history of Chinese culture. It was the material prized by the Chinese above all others, and therefore deserves a fuller presentation and more informed study than it has hitherto received in The History of Jade: The Emperor’s Stone. Infographic presented by Electra Stone. In Chinese writing, it is no accident that the character for “emperor” looks almost identical to the character for “jade”. In the West, precious gems such as diamonds or rubies were worn by high-ranking people as status ://

      Julie wrote: "Someone needs to edit this list again. There are a ton of non-fiction books on here." I realize that including non-fiction is against the stated rule of the list, but there is a lot of great non-fiction both originally in English and in translation from Chinese, and it deserves as much recognition as the :// Jenny F. So, professor emerita in the Department of Fine Arts at the Chinese University of Hong Kong and former senior curator of ancient Chinese art at the Freer and Sackler Galleries, Smithsonian Institution, delves into the history and significance of the medium in her recently published book, Early Chinese Jades in the Harvard Art ://

      The Chinese Art Book is a beautifully presented, authoritative and unprecedented overview of Chinese art. The book examines the art of the oldest continuous civilization on Earth through works, from the (earliest dynasties) Neolithic period to the new generation of contemporary artists  › Arts & Photography › History & Criticism › History. Buy Chinese Jades (Far Eastern) (Victoria & Albert Museum Far Eastern Series) 01 by Ming Wilson (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on  › Arts & Photography › Decorative Arts & Design › Decorative Arts.


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