Essensualism: Shang Xia and the Craft Spirit of Chinese Design


SKU: 9781913947446 Category: Tag:
Publisher: Laurence King
Product ID: 1114474


This lavish and beautiful book celebrates the long and rich heritage of Chinese crafts and its increasing influence on Chinese contemporary design. Exploring the awakening craft spirit in contemporary Chinese design, it comprehensively introduces the pioneering and inspirational work of one of its leading proponents, Shang Xia. Featured crafts include lacquer and eggshell lacquer, jade and agate carving, silk embroidery, cashmere felt, bamboo carving and weaving, furniture making and porcelain.

ISBN: 9781913947446
Publisher: Laurence King
Pub Date: 11/2022
Format: Hardcover
Weight: 7.40lbs
Size: 12.40h x 10.70w x 2.50d

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Weight 7.40 lbs
Dimensions 12.40 × 10.70 × 2.50 in