S5.001 : Made in Hong Kong (Hong Kong, 1988)

Bibliographic Record

Title and Statement of Responsiblity

Made in Hong Kong - A History of Export Design in Hong Kong = 香港製造:香港外銷產品設計史 / Author : Matthew Turner; Editor: Joseph S.P. Ting; Graphic Design: Janet Y.H. Lee, Chun Kim-kiu; Photography: Kris S.K. Chan

Summarization of Content

Exhibition catalogue for the exhibition 'Made in Hong Kong' at the Hong Kong Museum of History in 1988, featuring a history of export design in Hong Kong from 1900 to 1960. 

The aim of the exhibition was to give a succinct and informative account of the development, style and strategies of design for Hong Kong's export of crafts, industrial products, packaging, printing and fashion.

Edition Statement:

[1st edition]

Publication/Production/Distribution Information

Hong Kong : The Urban Council , 1988

Identifier for Manifestation

ISBN: 962-7039-18-7


83 pages 67 photographs (22.9cm x 20.6cm x 0.7cm)

Content Form and Media Type

text , still image : unmediated

Classification Scheme

CFCCA Library Classification schemeExhibitions literatureGroup Exhibitions
CFCCA Library Classification schemeExhibitions literatureEvents by nationsExhibitions - Hong Kong
CFCCA Library Classification schemeExhibitions literatureEvents by dateExhibitions: 1980-1989

Access and Use

Access status

Online On site

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.

Related Content

Related People and Organisations

Turner, Matthew (has creator)
Hong Kong Museum of History, (1975-) (is related to)

Related places

Hong Kong (is related to)
Hong Kong (is related to)

Related Terms

text (has content type)
still images (has content type)
English (has or had language)
Chinese (has or had language)
Han (Simplified variant) (has script)
Latin (has script)
polychrome (has colour content)
Illustrations (has illustrative content)
Photographs (has illustrative content)
unmediated (has representation type)
books (has form of carrier)
Online (has access status)
exhibition catalogues (has form of work)
Silent (has sound content)
On site (has access status)

Descriptive Notes


Formerly numbered S1.211

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