SUM162 - NEW BOOK
Suzhou Museum ed: YANYUN SIHE: QINGDAI SUZHOU GU SHI DE SHOUCANG. Collections of the Gu Family from Suzhou in the Qing Dynasty. Nanjing, 2016. 361 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 2 foldouts. 29x20 cm. Boards.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Suzhou Museum examining four generations of collecting in the Qing dynasty by the Gu family from Suzhou who owned the famous (and now dispersed) Guoyunlou collection of fine paintings, calligraphy, rubbings, rare books and manuscripts. Primarily Ming and Qing dynasty material. Illustrated throughout with exhibits loaned from numerous museums and institutions. Introduction, list of contents and captions to plates in English. Main text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Painting Calligraphy
Can be ordered in, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 65 in printed List 189.
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