➔ "Chinese Snuff Bottles - A Miniature Art from the Collection of Mary and George Bloch", Hong Kong, 1994

"Chinese Snuff Bottles - A Miniature Art from the Collection of Mary and George Bloch", Hong Kong, 1994 (S1.335)

Bibliographic Record

Identity

Identifier

S1.335

Title and Statement of Responsiblity

Chinese Snuff Bottles - A Miniature Art from the Collection of Mary and George Bloch / Editorial and Exhibition Management: Kam-chuen Ho, Lesley F.H.Lau, Man-chiu Lee, Woon-tong Cheng, Blanche S.Y. Au-Yeung
Chinese Translation: Harold K.L.Mok
Graphics and Exhibition Design: Winnie W.K. Kwan, Candy L.W.Choi, Andy K.W.Kong, Alan K.L.Kong

Creator(s)

Access status

Open

Edition Statement:

Publication Statement

Hong Kong : Urban Council , 1994

Content

Scope and Content

The snuff bottle is a unique art form of the Qing Dynasty. It reflects as a microcosm of Chinese art. These embellished containers of snuff served to satisfy the refined taste of a fast spreading number of snuff takers.

Content Extent

442 pages

Content Type

text , still image

Language Information

Han (Simplified variant) (has script) Latin (has script)

Management and Use

Conditions on Access

The physical publication is available for research purposes in the CFCCA search room by appointment. Items in our library collection are not available for external loans.

Carrier

Representation Type

unmediated

Record Resource Extent

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Urban Council, Hong Kong (has publisher)

Related places

Hong Kong ()

Related Terms

catalogues (documents) (has form of work)
text (has content type)
still images (has content type)
Chinese (has or had language)
English (has or had language)
Han (Simplified variant) (has script)
Latin (has script)
polychrome (has colour content)
Photographs (has illustrative content)
unmediated (has representation type)
volumes (has form of carrier)
Open (has access status)

Notes

Rules or Conventions

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