Chinese pottery and porcelain

from prehistory to the present
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Published for the Trustees of the British Museum by British Museum Press , London
Pottery, Chinese -- Tang-Five dynasties, 618-960, Pottery, Chinese -- Song-Yüan dynasties, 960-1368, Porcelain, Chinese -- Tang-Five dynasties, 618-960, Porcelain, Chinese -- Song-Yüan dynasties, 960
StatementS.J. Vainker.
ContributionsBritish Museum. Trustees.
The Physical Object
Pagination240 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13633411M
ISBN 100714114480
OCLC/WorldCa22625639

Chinese Pottery and Porcelain Paperback – February 1, by R. Hobson (Author) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

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This beautiful book tells the story of Chinese ceramics exported to Europe, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia from the 14th to the 19th centuries. Early Chinese pottery and porcelain (The Faber monographs on pottery and porcelain) by Gray, Basil and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Chinese Pottery and Porcelain: An Account of the Potter's Art in China from Primitive Times to the Present Day (Hardback or Cased Book) Hobson, R.

Inscriptions and marks of varying types appeared on Chinese pottery and porcelain with increasing frequency from the Tang Dynasty ( - CE) through to the Republic in the early years of the 20th century. From imperial marks to the many "hall" and auspicious marks used by scholars, collectors, potters and artists this is the essential book for all professional buyers, collectors and.

Chinese pottery and porcelain, known for lustrous beauty and practical use, are gems in the Chinese cultural treasure-house. This book traces the origin and development of Chinese pottery and porcelain.

The authors describe the artistic features and distinct national style of the life-size statues of warriors and horses in the tomb of the First Author: Li Zhiyan.

Presented in a small hardbound format, this quite small book is a useful introduction to the history of Chinese ceramics. It is written by a Chinese scholar in a spartan and easy to use style with excellent supporting colour photographs.

Any broad sweep of Chinese ceramics is a test of putting in what is relevant and this one does so. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: chiefly color illustrations ; 31 cm: Contents: Introduction --Ch.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. and political conditions that worked to drive the production of Chinese ceramics over thousands of years. Two themes emerge, though the author does not emphasize them, /5.

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The book describes and illustrates fine pieces ranging from Song wares to Qing wares. In near fine to fine condition.

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Chinese pottery, objects made of clay and hardened by heat: earthenware, stoneware, and porcelain, particularly those made in China. Nowhere in the world has pottery assumed such importance as in China, and the influence of Chinese porcelain on later European pottery has been profound.

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ISBN: X: OCLC Number: Notes: Previous edition: Description: pages: illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm. A useful reference book is The Handbook of Marks on Chinese Ceramics, Gerald Davison, London, Reign marks should be studied together with the many different variations of hallmarks, auspicious marks, potters’ marks and symbols that you find on the bases of Chinese porcelain throughout the ages.

Chinese ceramics range from construction materials such as bricks and tiles, to hand-built pottery vessels fired in bonfires or kilns, to the sophisticated Chinese porcelain wares made for the imperial court and for export.

Porcelain was a Chinese invention and is so identified with China that it is still called "china" in everyday English usage. Chinese Pottery and Porcelain: An Account of the Potter's Art in China from Primitive Times to th R. Hobson. An Illustrated Catalogue of Chinese Porcelain and Pottery, Forming the Collection of Mr.

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Genre/Form: Catalogs: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ashton, Leigh, Sir, b. Catalogue of the Chinese pottery & porcelain. Athens: Benaki Museum, Also known as Chinese ceramics, the genre includes earthenware, stoneware and porcelain.

Given its early origins, Chinese pottery is credited with influencing later European pottery. The earliest pottery found, which was crudely made, is distinguished by geometric designs. Found in northern China, it is estimated to be about 8, years old. The first Chinese blue and white wares were produced as early as the first century in Henan province, China during the Tang Dynasty, although only shards have been discovered.

Tang period blue-and-white is more rare than Song blue-and-white and was unknown before The Tang pieces are not porcelain however, but rather earthenwares with greenish white slip, using cobalt blue pigments. The Chinese porcelain category can seem daunting to a new collector.

Here, specialist Margaret Gristina offers tips for narrowing down an extensive field. One major distinction in the seemingly endless category of Chinese porcelain is the division between ‘Chinese-taste’ works, which were created for imperial palaces and the domestic market. Smithsonian Libraries, Natural History Building, 10 th St.

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Pitcrairn Knowles – pages Early American Folk Pottery Including The History of the Bennington Pottery () – By: Albert Hastings Pitkin – pages1/5(1). The earliest pottery marks found on Chinese pottery are from the Qin dynasty (BC), the Han dynasty (BCAD) and the Three Kingdoms Period ().

Marks found on Chinese ceramics are significantly different from those on European antique ceramics. In China porcelain marks or pottery marks on antiques had mostly a different.Ming Porcelain. Ming Pottery and Porcelain. Ming Pottery and Porcelain, by Soame Jenyns.

Orogonally published inthis 2nd edition has a foreword by Margaret Medley, an introduction by William Watson, and has added more color plates. pages Publisher: Faber & Faber () 2nd ed.

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