XIN, YANG; YIHUA, LI & NAIXIANG, XU.
Title The Art Of The Dragon.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket in protective mylar cover. Very good condition.
Edition First Shambhala Edition.
Publisher Shambhala, Boston & London: 1988.
0877734658 / 9780877734659
Seller ID 42194X1
Presents a rich visual survey of dragon imagery as it appears in bronzes, jade, lacquerware, pottery and porcelain, painted silk, emboidered robes, carpets, furniture, and other art objects. Reproduced in full color, these works represent a priceless collection preserved in Beijing in the Forbidden City, which was once the imperial palace of the Ming and Qing dynasties and which is now the Palace Museum.
(Key Words: Dragons, China, Yang Xin, Art, Li Yihua, Peking, Xu Naixiang, Bronzes, Jade, Lacquerware, Pottery, Porcelain, Painted Silk, Emboidery, Robes, Carpets, Furniture, Beijing, Forbidden City, Ming Dynasty, Qing Dynasty, Palace Museum).