Liu Jianchao ed: YANGLIUQING MUBAN NIANHUA. Yangliuqing Woodblock New Year Prints. Tianjin, 2015. 382 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 1 foldout. 29x30 cm. Cloth.
A good large-format work that shows over 100 fine Chinese New Year colour woodblock prints dating from the late Qing dynasty through to the near present-day produced at Yangliuqing near Tianjin. Yangliuqing prints are famous for their high quality of production. Much varied subject matter. The prints held in the collection of the Tianjin Yangliuqing Woodblock New Year Prints Museum. Illustrated throughout with full page colour plates and dual texts in Chinese and English. A good reference on the subject.
Subjects: Woodcuts Printing
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 451 in printed List 189.
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