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Author Johnston, John, 1968-

Title 5,000 years of Chinese jade : featuring selections from the National Museum of History, Taiwan and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution / John Johnston and Chan Lai Pik ; with an essay by Lin Shwu Shin.

Imprint San Antonio : San Antonio Museum of Art ; [Seattle] : Distibuted by University of Washington Press, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    736 JOH    Available
Description 130 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Note Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the San Antonio Museum of Art, Oct. 1, 2011-Feb. 19, 2012.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents An overview of 5,000 years of Chinese jade / John Johnston -- Circular jades: the development of jade bi discs in the late Bronze Age / Chan Lai Pik -- Jade objects in the Jia and Yi tombs in Liulage, Huixuan, Henan Province / Lin Shwu Shin.
Subject Guo li li shi bo wu guan (China) -- Exhibitions.
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution) -- Exhibitions.
Jade art objects -- China -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Chan, Lai-Pik.
Lin, Shuxin.
San Antonio Museum of Art.
Added Title Five thousand years of Chinese jade
Selections from the National Museum of History, Taiwan and the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
ISBN 9780615471808 (alk. paper)
0615471803 (alk. paper)

 
    
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