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Author Bunker, Emma C.

Title Nomadic art of the eastern Eurasian steppes : the Eugene V. Thaw and other New York collections / Emma C. Bunker ; with conributions by James C.Y. Watt, Zhixin Sun.

Imprint New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art ; New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, c2002.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    732.086 BUN    Available
Description xi, 233 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 29 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Oct. 1, 2002-Jan. 5, 2003.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 210-223) and index.
Contents Director's foreword / Philippe de Montebello -- Collector's foreword / Eugene V. Thaw -- Introduction / James C.Y. Watt -- Land and the people ; Artifacts: regional styles and production methods / Emma C. Bunker -- Catalogue / Emma C. Bunker with contributions by Zhixin Sun -- Legacy of nomadic art in China and Eastern Central Asia / James C.Y. Watt.
Subject Thaw, Eugene Victor -- Art collections -- Exhibitions.
Metal-work, Nomadic -- Eurasia -- Exhibitions.
Decoration and ornament -- Animal forms -- Eurasia -- Exhibitions.
Metal-work -- Private collections -- New York (State) -- New York -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Watt, James C. Y.
Sun, Zhixin, 1951-
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN 1588390667 (hc) : $45.00
0300096887 (Yale University Press)

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