06 août 2017

Ornament in the shape of a dragon, China, Warring States Period, Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-255 BCE)

Ornament in the shape of a dragon, China, Warring States Period (approx. 480-221 BCE), Eastern Zhou dynasty (771-255 BCE). Nephrite, Jincun. H. 1 in x W. 4 3/4 in D. 1/8 in, H. 2.54 cm x W. 12.07 cm x D. .32 cm. The Avery Brundage Collection, B60J680 © 2017 Asian Art Museum Chong-Moon Lee Center for Asian Art and Culture. Exhibition History: "Gems of Chinese Art: From the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, The Avery Brundage Collection", Hong Kong Museum of Art, 5/17/1983-8/7/1983."Sacred Mountains in Chinese Art",... [Lire la suite]