Marvels of Celadon: The Shang Shan Tang Collection of Yaozhou WaresART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO
The Yaozhou kiln site, located in China’s Shaanxi province, produced prized ceramics between the Tang and Song dynasties (618-1279). In this publication, a team of renowned international scholars explores the historical and technical aspects of these wares in a series of authoritative essays and catalogue entries. The inspiration and focus of their work is the Shang Shan Tang collection, one of the few specializing in Yaozhou ware. Comprising over one hundred pieces, its holdings include both classic types and rare examples that together offer a window onto the kilns’ varied and distinguished history.
- Format: Hardcover
- Dimensions: 8.5 x 12 in.
- Pages: 320
- Illustrations: 318 full color illus.