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Chinese Art Treasures on Display


Later Jades and Ceramics At the Worcester Art Museum

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Article code: 9008

 

Chinese Art Treasures on Display - Later Jades and Ceramics At the Worcester Art Museum
126 pages
Color photos
Hard cover
22 x 14 cm
0,413 kg
English

This catalog was published as a guide to accompany the installation of the Chinese Decorative Arts Gallery at the Worcester Art Museum in Massachusetts. Includes a brief history and glossary before each section (jades and ceramics). All works are annotated with specifications and a history of the who, what and why if known. An excellent reference on beautiful works of Chinese Jade and Ceramics.

Contents:

Chinese Jade and Other Treasured Stones:
* Styles and Motifs
* Materials
* Creating a Work Out of Jade
* Glossary of Materials
* Works on Display
* Measurements

Chinese Ceramics:
* Clays
* Glazes
* Decorative Techniques • Drying
* Kiln Furniture
* Kilns
* Reducing and Ozidizing Atmospheres
* Firing
* Map

Works on Display:
* Early Chinese Ceramics
* Blue-and-White Porcelain
* High-Fired Monochrome Glazes
* Jingdezhen Porcelains with Enamel Decorations