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Chinese Jade of Five Centuries

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Chinese Jade of Five Centuries

by Hartman, Joan

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ISBN 10
0804800995
ISBN 13
9780804800990
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Rutland, Vermont: Chas. E. Tuttle,, 1972 (Franklin 5903*); Sinkankas 2777 cites orig 1969 ed) Covers are dark green embossed silk cloth, gilt sp, 1722 pp, 45 b/w photos, 10 colorplates, glossary, bibliog. The periods of the Ming Dynasty 1368-1644, followed by the Ch'ing Dynasty 1644-1912 are covered, illustrated with beautifully photographed plates of museum examples, many first published here for general readership. Information is provided on the quality and locatin of jade rough, dating and techniques of carving, symbolism, and the historic influences in style and workmanship. F/VG (price clipped). Hardcover. Fine/Very Good.

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Bookseller
Twelfth Street Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
260
Title
Chinese Jade of Five Centuries
Author
Hartman, Joan
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0804800995
ISBN 13
9780804800990
Publisher
Rutland, Vermont: Chas. E. Tuttle,
Place of Publication
Rutland, Vt
Date published
1972
Keywords
JADE, MING DYNASTY, CH'ING CHINESE JADE JEWELRY

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