Chinese Costumes. Peking, The... - Item details

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Author :

Jowett (Hardy)

Title :

Chinese Costumes. Peking, The Chinese Painting Association (1932). Folio

Size :

Folio (310 x 215 mm), original decorated silk covered boards with ties, 24 hand-coloured plates with description tissue guards, original decorated silk covered boards with ties, silk endpapers. First edition, a nice copy.

Comments :

These beautiful plates of court and other Chinese and Manchu costumes were hand-coloured by a famous awmily of court painters who served the Qing Court. In this forword Jowett states thaht each image is “authentic in detail and colour and wonderfully executed”.

Geographical area :

Asie orientale et méridionale

Language :

Chinois et anglais

Catalogue :

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