Korean Art from the Gompertz and Other Collections in the Fitzwilliam Museum: A Complete Catalogue

Korean Art from the Gompertz and Other Collections in the Fitzwilliam Museum: A Complete Catalogue

by Yong-i Yun
     
 

Lavishly illustrated catalogue of Korean art in the Fitzwilliam Museum, one of the finest collections outside the Far East.See more details below

Overview

Lavishly illustrated catalogue of Korean art in the Fitzwilliam Museum, one of the finest collections outside the Far East.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521835923
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
04/30/2006
Series:
Fitzwilliam Museum Publications Series
Pages:
376
Product dimensions:
8.62(w) x 10.87(h) x 1.18(d)

Meet the Author

Yun Yong-i is a distinguished expert in Korean art.

Regina Krahl is an independent researcher and specialist in Chinese, Vietnamese and Korean ceramics.

Table of Contents

Foreword G. St G. M. Gompertz; Editor's preface Regina Krahl; Acknowledgements Duncan Robinson; Catalogue notes; Introduction: Korean culture and technology: Connoisseurs and artisans, a social view of Korean culture Martina Deuchler; The technology of Korean celadon wares Nigel Wood; Part I. Unglazed Ceramics: Introduction Youngsook Pak; Catalogue entries 1–9 Yun Yong-i; Part II. Celadon Stonewares of the Koryo Dynasty: Introduction Yun Yong-i; catalogue entries 10–148 Yun Yong-i; Part III. Punch'ong Wares and Porcelains of the Choson Dynasty: Introduction Younsook Pak; Catalogue entries 149–219 Yun Yong-i; Part IV. Various Works of Art: Introduction Youngsook Pak; Catalogue entries 220–233 Yun Yong-i; Concordances of accession and catalogue numbers; Table of reigns; Maps of kiln sites; Glossary of Korean terms; Bibliography.

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