Beyond the Screen: Chinese Furniture of the 16th & 17th Centuries (Hardcover). Nancy Berliner, Sarah Handler.

Beyond the Screen: Chinese Furniture of the 16th & 17th Centuries (Hardcover)

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. 8.5 x 11.5", 140 pp., 55 illustrations in b/w, 45 in color, cloth, d.j., Boston, 1996. (o.p.; very good, ex David T. Roy library with signature.). Item #308
ISBN: 0878464344

A collection of scholarly essays that give a new look at furniture studies. The essays draw on paintings and textual sources to tell us about the people who bought and used the furniture; how the furniture was used and who made these exquisite objects. Contributors includes: Craig Clunas, Curtis Evarts, Sarah Handler, Wang Zhengshu, and Zhu Jiajin.

Out of stock