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Highlights of Chinese ceramics

Suzanne G. Valenstein

Highlights of Chinese ceramics

by Suzanne G. Valenstein

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art in [New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pottery, Chinese.,
  • Porcelain, Chinese.

  • Edition Notes

    Adapted from the author"s A handbook of Chinese ceramics.

    StatementSuzanne G. Valenstein.
    ContributionsValenstein, Suzanne G., Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[52] p. :
    Number of Pages52
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18708487M

    From exquisite jars, bowls, bottles, and dishes to the elegantly sculpted Chan Patriarch Bodhidharma and the gorgeous Vase with Flowers of the Four Seasons, How to Read Chinese Ceramics is a captivating introduction to one of the greatest artistic traditions in Asian culture.   The book: “Chinese Ceramics: The Lenora and Walter F. Brown Collection at the San Antonio Museum of Art” was written by SAMA curator John Johnston and highlights 90 .

      Typically, ceramics are covered in decorative, waterproof, paint-like glazes. While there are numerous types of ceramics, the best-known are pottery, glass, porcelain, brick, and cement. Once humans discovered that clay could be dug up and formed into objects by first mixing with water and then firing, the ceramic industry began and is.   A useful reference book is The Handbook of Marks on Chinese Ceramics, Gerald Davison, London, Reign marks should be studied together with the many different variations of hallmarks, auspicious marks, potters’ marks and symbols that you find on the bases of Chinese porcelain throughout the ages.

      A Rose Period masterpiece, executed in , Picasso’s Fillette à la corbeille fleurie (Young Girl with a Flower Basket) is a highlight of the in pathos in its depiction of bohemian life at the turn of the 20th century, this rare work is a tour de force of draughtsmanship and atmosphere.. The painting has a rich provenance: it was acquired in by brother and sister Leo. Sir Percival David made one of the finest collections of Chinese ceramics outside Asia. It includes many items of imperial quality, with beautiful examples of extremely rare Ru and guan wares as well as the famous David vases.


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