Chinese Sculpture From The Fifth To The Fourteenth Century. Volume IV With Plates 422-623

By: Siren, Osvald

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B&W Illustrations; Folio ; Over 900 specimens in stone, bronze, lacquer and wood, principally from Northern China. With Descriptions and an introductory essay. By Osvald Siren, Professor in the University of Stockholm. Includes plates 422-553 of the Tang Dynasty; Plates 554-561 Honan, Plates 562-566, Shantung; Plates 567-577, Chili; Plates 578-93, Liao Dynasty [907-1119] and Chin Dynasty [1115-1234]; Plates 593-608, Wu Yeh [908-978] Sung and Southern Sung Dynasty [960-1279]; Plates 609-623, Yuan Dynasty [1230-1367]. Plate 527 with frayed lower edge apparently marginally miscut. Otherwise sound and tight. Occasional light foxing mainly affecting margins of the leaves. Plates in Collotype. Publisher's grey-brown buckram cloth with gilt front cover decoration and gilt spine lettering. Art: : Sculpture: : China

Title: Chinese Sculpture From The Fifth To The Fourteenth Century. Volume IV With Plates 422-623

Author Name: Siren, Osvald

Categories: China,

Publisher: London, Ernest Benn, Limited: 1925

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 37284