Condition: Very Good +; Hardcover. Bookseller Inventory # 52358
Synopsis: "Presented here is a wide-ranging history of Chinese carving, from the Shang period to today. First as export items, and later in museum collections, these carvings have strongly influenced the way the Western world views Chinese culture. Discussed are materials from wood to ivory and different types of stone. Special attention is given to the famous carving collections of the Victoria and Albert Museum in London."
About the Author: Craig Clunas is a lecturer at the University of Sussex, England. He formerly worked in the Far Eastern department of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
Title: Chinese Carving
Publisher: Sun Tree Pub
Publication Date: 2003
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description The Victoria & Albert Museum/Sun Tree Publishing, London. Great Britain, 1996. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. The wide range of carved objects in The Victoria & Albert's collection, dating from Shang Dynasty to present, and carved from a variety of materials. 103 images, most in color. White boards very slightly bowed, bright gold lettering; interior pages crisp and clean. Dust jacket has small, very shallow crease at back corner. 103 pages, 8 1/2" x 12". Seller Inventory # 103470
Book Description Sun Tree Publishing, 2003. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 9813066121-2-4
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