Chinese Jade of Five CenturieseBook - 2012
Chinese Jade of Five Centuries was originally published in print form by Tuttle Publishing in 1969.In Chinese Jade of Five Centuries, Mrs. Hartman provides an encompassing look at one of the minor arts which must be considered vital to a judgment of artistic achievements of any civilization. Magnificently illustrated with 45 black and white photographs and 10 color plates, the book displays many museum examples which have not been previously published for general readership. Written for the layman, the text should satisfy the more discerning and knowledgeable reader as well, particularly for its information on the quality and location of jade rough, on dating, and techniques of carving.
Publisher: [United States] : Tuttle Publishing : Made available through hoopla, 2012
Branch Call Number: eBook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource