Imperial China - The art of the Horse in Chinese History

Imperial China - The art of the Horse in Chinese History
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Imperial China - The art of the Horse in Chinese History
182 pages
color photos
Soft cover
29 x 23 cm
0,985 kg
English

This exhibition features a stunning range of objects related to the horse in Chinese art drawn from the collections from many museums in the Shaanxi province. It includes bronze fittings, chariots, swords, and gold ornaments from the Western and Eastern Zhou dynasties, earthern wares from the Qin dynasty, and numerous Tang, Yuan and Ming glazed terracotta sculptures. The essays discuss the evolution of horse breeding and decoration throughout Chinese dynastic history.