A leading specialist in Chinese art shares his knowledge and insights on 120 outstanding works of art in jade, glass, sculpture and metalwork covering seven thousand years of Chinese history. The author explores in detail a methodology for the study, appreciation and collecting of Chinese art.
Relevant articles by the author about collecting Chinese art are found together for the first time in this interesting and informative volume. Each work of art is illustrated in full color and described using the latest archaeological information. Anyone interested in Asia, Asian art and the pursuit of great art will find this volume useful, entertaining and informative.
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