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Ancient Chinese Art: The Ernest Erickson Collection in the Metropolitan Museum of Art [Repost]

Ancient Chinese Art: The Ernest Erickson Collection in the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Maxwell K. Hearn
English | 1987 | ISBN: 0870994832 | 95 Pages | PDF | 10.4 MB
Cultivated Landscapes: Chinese Paintings from the Collection of Marie-Helene and Guy Weill [Repost]

Cultivated Landscapes: Chinese Paintings from the Collection of Marie-Helene and Guy Weill (The Metropolitan Museum of Art) by Maxwell K. Hearn
English | Sep. 2002 | ISBN: 1588390551 | 225 Pages | PDF | 35 MB
Wisdom Embodied: Chinese Buddhist and Daoist Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art [Repost]

Wisdom Embodied: Chinese Buddhist and Daoist Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Denise Patry Leidy
English | Jan. 18, 2011 | ISBN: 0300155212, 0300192606 | 258 Pages | PDF | 77.1 MB
Fernanda Ly - Nicole Bentley photoshoots for Vogue Australia (Chinese Special), November 2015

Fernanda Ly - Nicole Bentley photoshoots for Vogue Australia (Chinese Special), November 2015
12 JPG | up to 1500*2000 | HQ | 14.3 Mb
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Gillian Wilson, Catherine Hess, "Summary Catalogue of European Decorative Arts in the J. Paul Getty Museum"

Gillian Wilson, Catherine Hess, "Summary Catalogue of European Decorative Arts in the J. Paul Getty Museum"
Publisher: J. Paul Getty | 2002 | ISBN: 089236632X | English | PDF | 320 pages | 26.7 Mb

J. Paul Getty had a passion for the exquisitely made furniture and decorative objects of eighteenth-century France, which he began collecting in the 1930s. Gillian Wilson, curator of decorative arts since 1971, has broadened and strengthened the collection, adding Boulle furniture, mounted oriental porcelain, tapestries, clocks, ceramics, and more. In the 1980s and 1990s the Museum continued to enlarge its decorative arts holdings, creating a European sculpture department in 1984 and adding glass, maiolica, goldsmiths’ work, pietre dure, and furniture from Italy and Northern Europe. …
Charissa Bremer-David and al., "Decorative Arts: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue"

Charissa Bremer-David and al., "Decorative Arts: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue"
Publisher: J. Paul Getty | 1993 | ISBN: 0892362219 | English | PDF | 308 pages | 22.45 Mb

This volume includes concise, illustrated entries on the more than 450 examples of furniture, porcelain, and silver from the Museum’s collection. New to this expanded edition are sections devoted to maiolica and glass. An index of previous owners and updated bibliographies are of particular help to the scholar.

David Hartill, "Cast Chinese Coins" (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at July 21, 2013
David Hartill, "Cast Chinese Coins" (repost)

David Hartill, "Cast Chinese Coins"
Publisher: Trafford Publ | 2005 | ISBN: 1412054664 | English | PDF | 473 pages | 76.15 Mb

The Chinese coin catalogue that makes all others obsolete! More Reviews and Recommendations. This catalogue is the most comprehensive ever produced for western collectors: Covers the period from 650 BC to AD 1912. Over 5,000 coins illustrated, described, and numbered. Comprehensive Finding Guide allows any coin to be quickly located. Guide to rarity and value. …

Watt, James C. Y - When Silk Was Gold: Central Asian and Chinese Textiles  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by soemia07 at Feb. 9, 2013
Watt, James C. Y - When Silk Was Gold: Central Asian and Chinese Textiles

Watt, James C. Y - When Silk Was Gold: Central Asian and Chinese Textiles
ISBN: 0870998250 | 1997 | PDF | 250 pages | English | 66,44 Mb
Barnhart, Richard M., "Peach Blossom Spring: Gardens and Flowers in Chinese Painting"

Barnhart, Richard M., "Peach Blossom Spring: Gardens and Flowers in Chinese Painting"
Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art | 1983 | ISBN: 0870993577/0870993585 | English | PDF | 143 pages | 29.04 Mb

The paintings in this exhibition can be easily divided by subject matter. The majority belong to the category of “flower and bird painting,” a genre that masks a rich diversity of subjects, perhaps better summarized by the term “fragments of nature.” These fragments come into focus above all in the garden, whether in the city or beyond it, in the wilds or in the imperial summer palaces. …
Hearn, Maxwell K., "Cultivated Landscapes: Chinese Paintings from the Collection of Marie-Hélène and Guy Weill"

Hearn, Maxwell K., "Cultivated Landscapes: Chinese Paintings from the Collection of Marie-Hélène and Guy Weill"
Metropolitan Museum of Art/Yale Un Pr | 2002 | ISBN: 1588390551/0300097824 | English | PDF | 220 pages | 35.05 Mb

This catalogue presents twelve superb works by leading fifteenth- and sixteenth-century artists of the Wu school, centered in the cosmopolitan city of Suzhou, by early Qing loyalist, Orthodox school, and individualist painters of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, and by two twentieth-century masters. Richly illustrated and fully documented, each work is analyzed to elucidate its significance within its time, place, and the artist's oeuvre.