ESSENCE OF STYLE: CHINESE FURNITURE OF THE LATE MING & EARLY QING DYNASTIES. By Robert Hatfield Ellsworth etal. First edition, Asian Art Museum Of San Francisco, 1998. 4to size book, silver titled brown clth binding w/DJ in fine bright condition. 108-pages with many full-page color plates throughout. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Showcasing forty-four superb examples of Chinese furniture from the sixteenth to mid-eighteenth centuries selected from the Mimi and Raymond Hung Collection, this special exhibition emphasizes the aesthetic and technical concerns reflected in late Ming and early Qing decorative arts while exploring wider issues of use and social status. Made of rare hardwoods or lacquered softwoods, the remarkable examples on display include a variety of chairs, tables, beds, and cabinetry?all handcrafted by highly skilled artisans for the era's most sophisticated and aristocratic classes.
Title: Essence of Style:: Chinese Furniture of the ...
Publisher: Asian Art Museum
Publication Date: 1998
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Asian Art Museum 1998-01-21, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: good. Hardcover with Jacket. 0939117142. Bookseller Inventory # 666078
Book Description Asian Art Museum, San Francisco, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good Plus. Dust Jacket Condition: very good plus. 1998. Quarto. 108pp. 35 pieces photographed in color with full page description. General light wear to dustjacket, spine faded. Bookseller Inventory # 10739
Book Description Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: very good. First edition. Quarto. 108pp. with 35 full-page color illustrations. A couple of tiny nicks to bottom of book, some fading to spine of dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory # 10774
Book Description Asian Art Museum, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P020939117142
Book Description Asian Art Museum, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Like New. Bookseller Inventory # P010939117142
Book Description Asian Art Museum, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110939117142
Book Description New Fairfield, Conn. / Hong Kong, 1997. 4°, cloth, slipcase. 301 pp As new. Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 4000. Bookseller Inventory # 14080