Macau Scientific and Cultural Centre, P.I./CCCM, 2014. SC. Item #45813
This catalog is published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Macau Scientific and Cultural Center (CCCM)in Lisbon, Portugal in 2014. Featuring nearly two hundred exquisite pieces, this exhibition from the Qingjingtang Collection provides a superb introduction to Chinese ceramics of the Song Dynasty (960–1279). Besides the plates, this volume also includes an in-depth study and contextualization of the pieces in the different traditions of Song ceramics by Robert D. Mowry; an essay by Song Baocai on the latest knowledge generated by recent archaeological finds; and a brief historical background by Elisabetta Colla.