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Chinese ceramics, a form of fine art dating back to the primitive days, range from construction materials such as bricks and tiles, hand-built pottery vessels fired in bonfires or kilns, to the sophisticated porcelain wares made for the imperial court. An illustrated history, this book introduces ceramics in a chronological way, starting from the ancient times all the way to the Qing dynasty.

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An illustrated history introducing ceramics chronologically all the way to the Qing dynasty

Synopsis:

Chinese ceramics, a form of fine art dating back to the primitive days, range from construction materials such as bricks and tiles, hand-built pottery vessels fired in bonfires or kilns, to the sophisticated porcelain wares made for the imperial court. An illustrated history, this book introduces ceramics in a chronological way, starting from the ancient times all the way to the Qing dynasty.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9781606521557
Author:
Wei, Ji
Publisher:
Reader's Digest Association
Translator:
Yu, Sylvia
Author:
Chen, Julian
Author:
Yu, Sylvia
Author:
Malone, Christopher
Subject:
Pottery, chinese
Subject:
Pottery & Ceramics
Subject:
Porcelain & China
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Art - General
Subject:
Chinese ceramics; Chinese art; Chinese pottery; Chinese porcelain; Chinese history
Subject:
Chinese ceramics ; Chinese art ; Chinese pottery
Edition Description:
Hardcover with Jacket
Series:
Discovering China
Publication Date:
20100931
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
72 color photographs
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.50 in

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"Synopsis" by , Chinese ceramics, a form of fine art dating back to the primitive days, range from construction materials such as bricks and tiles, hand-built pottery vessels fired in bonfires or kilns, to the sophisticated porcelain wares made for the imperial court. An illustrated history, this book introduces ceramics in a chronological way, starting from the ancient times all the way to the Qing dynasty.
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