Автор: Nancy N. Schiffer Название: Japanese Export Ceramics 1860-1920 ISBN: 0764310437 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764310430 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 6097 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: The world now applauds the exquisite ornamental ceramics made in Japan in the late 19th century for export to Europe and America. They dazzle the public today as they originally did when introduced at the International Fairs in Philadelphia, London, Paris, Chicago, and St. Louis over a hundred years ago. Here the breathtaking beauty of intricate decoration on Satsuma, Imari, Kutani, Hirado and other ceramics is displayed in over 500 color photographs with a carefully researched text, descriptive captions, and information about the current world market for these pieces. Discoveries in new places have brought forth fresh examples for this book. Ceramics collectors worldwide will be able to compare the craftsmanship of these imaginative designs and learn how the international market both demanded and supported trade in their ornate decorations.
Автор: Leidy Denise Patry Название: How to Read Chinese Ceramics ISBN: 1588395715 ISBN-13(EAN): 9781588395719 Издательство: Yale University Press Рейтинг: Цена: 2303 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Chinese ceramics are among the most significant and widely collected decorative arts produced anywhere in the world, with a history that spans millennia. Despite the saturation of Chinese ceramics in global culture--in English, the word "china" has become synonymous with "porcelain"--the function of these works and the meaning of their often richly decorated surfaces are not always readily apparent.
This new installment in the successful How to Read series enlightens readers on Chinese ceramics of all kinds, using highlights from the outstanding collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art as a teaching tool. Accessible to a general audience and written by an expert on the subject, this book explains and interprets 40 masterworks of Chinese ceramics. The works represent a broad range of subject matter and type, from ancient earthenware to 20th-century porcelain, and from plates and bowls to vases and sculptural figures. Lavish illustrations showcase these stunning works and the decorations that adorn them, including symbolic scenes, flowers, and Buddhist and Chinese historical figures.
Автор: Watson, Oliver Название: Ceramics from Islamic Lands ISBN: 0500976341 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500976340 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 2853 р. Наличие на складе: Есть у поставщика Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Presents a comprehensive history of ceramics from Islamic lands. This book provides a whole framework for the understanding and study of Islamic ceramics. It is of great interest to the general reader, as well as being a useful reference work for students and specialists.
Описание: Ceramics, made in Japan for export in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, are fascinating collectibles, possessing an almost endless variety of shape and diversity of decoration. In fact, it is rare to fine two pieces matching. Famous Satsuma, Imari, Hirado, Kutani, and other ceramic styles are explored in this new study. Important decorators are identified and their unusually fine craftsmanship is displayed in detail in over 400 color photographs. Their work may be among the finest quality ornamentation on ceramics anywhere in the world, and they are surprisingly affordable. From tea vessels to flower vases and table ornaments, these ceramic masterpieces provide beautiful interior design accents and historical connections between Asian and Western cultures.
Описание: The popularity of Japanese ceramics in the West caused a vast and delightful variety of wares to be made in the late nineteenth century for export. Colourful Imari porcelain in deep blue, orange-red, and gold, Fukagawa porcelain in imaginative designs, as well as the softly coloured Satsuma earthenwares, are the best known of the old Japanese exports, shown here in hundreds of variations created by skilled decorators. This new edition has an updated values reference and additional items shown in each chapter, especially early Imari wares from the period c. 1700. Also presented are the exotic Sumida and Banko wares, relative newcomers to the field whose popularity has grown steadily over the last ten years. Makers and decorators marks, unusual shapes, design variations, and hard-to-find examples are all shown in 600 colour photographs with identifying captions and concise text.
Автор: Cushing, Lincoln Tompkins, Ann Название: Chinese revolutionary posters ISBN: 0811859460 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780811859462 Издательство: Abrams Рейтинг: Цена: 1485 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: The Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution in China produced thousands of social and political posters to exhort Chinese people in the sweeping transformation of Chinese society. This title collects more than 150 of these posters, complemented by a text on their social and artistic context, and an account of living in Beijing during Revolution.
Название: Chinese Ceramics ISBN: 0500237271 ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500237274 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Цена: 6289 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: This is a guide to Chinese ceramics which cites the latest scientific and archaeological evidence, as well as ancient traditions of Chinese connoisseurship and patronage. The book draws on the holding of Chinese ceramics in the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. It is organized into four chroncologically arranged sections, from the Neolithic to the end of the Qing dynasty, and it also includes a selection of photographs of base marks, often a vital aid in the identification process.
Описание: A catalogue that offers a historical review of Chinese ceramics covering newly excavated discoveries from the Paleolithic era thousands of years ago to the end of the Qing dynasty in 1911. It offers a fresh perspective in interpreting the oldest and one of the most admired Chinese art forms, from its technological aspects to its aesthetic value.
Автор: Nancy Schiffer Название: Figural Japanese Export Ceramics ISBN: 076431503X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780764315039 Издательство: Schiffer Рейтинг: Цена: 5843 р. Наличие на складе: Поставка под заказ.
Описание: Figures of courtesans, gods, demons, special characters, and animals in Japanese export ceramics of the late 19th and early 20th centuries are highly decorative and appealing to many collectors today. This study presents an engaging text and over 300 beautiful color photographs of exquisite and amusing three-dimensional figures in Hirado, Imari, Kutani, Satsuma, Studio works, and Sumida wares. When they came to the popular attention of the Western world at the 1862 International Exposition in London and the 1876 Centennial Fair in Philadelphia, they created a sensation and have held a prominent place in Oriental arts ever since. Marks of the artists appear with their works. This reference will be cherished in every collectors and Asian arts library.
Автор: He Li Название: Chinese Ceramics ISBN: 050028623X ISBN-13(EAN): 9780500286234 Издательство: Thames & Hudson Рейтинг: Цена: 3425 р. Наличие на складе: Невозможна поставка.
Описание: Presents an illustrated guide to the provenance, technique, history, and ancient traditions of Chinese ceramics. This book appeals to collectors, connoisseurs and students of Chinese ceramics, as well as to those with an interest in Asia`s cultural heritage.