Imperial Silks: Chi'ing Dynasty Textiles in the Minneapolis Institute of Arts (2 Volumes). The collection of Ch'ing-dynasty textiles and costumes at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts is considered one of the three largest and most distinguished in the world. This weighty two-volume catalogue of the collection presents a well-illustrated technical analysis of this important resource. Vol I covers official court attire, including court robes, insignia surcoats and mandarin squares, and ceremonial armour; ecclesiastical costumes; theatrical costumes; and unofficial attire. Vol II covers official and unofficial costume accessories; official and unofficial furniture accessories; pictorial hangings; pile carpets; and panels. With selected bibliography.
Imperial Silks: Chi'ing Dynasty Textiles in the Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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