This lavishly illustrated volume - with colour photographs as well as detailed black and white illustrations - features gold ornaments from the Mu Wen Tang Collection. It includes essays on ancient Chinese gold mining, crafting techniques and uses. The pieces are categories based on dynastic periods, from Shang Dynasty to Qing Dynasty. In Chinese.
Chinese Gold Ornaments
AuthorsKwan, Simon; Sun Ji
PublisherMuwen Tang Fine Arts Publication