Even after a major gift to the Smithsonian Institution, his collection of Chinese bronzes and jades remains the largest in private hands anywhere in the world. Portions of the Sackler Collections have been exhibited in the United States ...
Author: Robert W. Bagley
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Volume I of Ancient Chinese Bronzes.The bronze ritual vessel, the defining artifact of early Chinese civilization, is the subject of this monumental study of Shang ritual bronzes in the Arthur M. Sackler Collections. A comprehensive introduction, the most thorough treatment of Shang bronzes in any language, lays the foundation for 104 catalogue entries, many of which explore in greater detail specific problems in casting technology, epigraphy, vessel typology, and provincial bronze styles. Color plates of all the Sackler bronzes are supplemented by rubbings, details, and more than 500 comparative illustrations.
APR 24 W JUN 16 1970 ?2 1f« SEP 0 2 1997 r NK 7983 F73 f The Freer Chinese bron* Stanford. NK 7983 F73 f 4fc The Freer Chinese bronzes?jjJP Stanford University Libraries 3 6105 031 030 641 Stanford University Libraries Stanford, ...
The first epoch of real grandeur in the history of China's art dates in the 2nd millennium B.C. It was the direct ancestors of the ... When and how the Chinese learned the secret of making bronze is a question hitherto unanswered .
Books and Articles Cahill , James , Chinese Painting . Skira , Geneva , 1960 . Consten , Eleanor von Erdberg ... Gyllensvärd , Bo , “ The First Floral Patterns on Chinese Bronzes , " BMFEA ( Stockholm ) , No . 34 ( 1962 ) , p . 29 ff .
Author: Peking. National Palace MuseumPublish On: 1956
Lastly the writer wishes to acknowledge thankfully the devoted and sensitive labor of designing done by Mr. George Lenox , of the University of Michigan Press . M. L. CONTENTS INTRODUCTION I. AXES 1 II . SPEARHEADS 39 III Chinese Bronze ...
Author: Chinese Art Society of AmericaPublish On: 1964
Only a couple of weeks before his death he came to a meeting at the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities full of vitality and enthusiastically discussing one of his favorite subjects — ancient Chinese bronzes .
Ancient Chinese Bronzes in the Avery Brundage Collection . Berkeley : de Young Museum Society , 1966 . Chinese Jades in the Avery Brundage Collection . San Francisco : Asian Art Museum , 1977 . Avitabile , Gunhild Gabbert .
Unearthed bronze ware in Zhengzhou, Henan, the capital of the early Shang Dynasty, included intact one-meter-high, 82 kg squares that were made at that time. The late Shang Dynasty witnessed the first culmination of China's bronze art.
Author: Song Li
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Chinese Bronze Ware provides an accessible introduction to ancient China's magnificent bronze culture with full colour illustrations.
Seven Bronzes from Southeast Asia and Indonesia , Part One: The Khmer Bronzes, Canberra, 1978; rtoel Barnard (ed.): 44 230. Shan-chai yi-ch' i t'u-lu-fu TM"Ju 4- ^ % '&r\% ft. &i 8 Collection of Original Rubbings: 265 231.