The Haunted Bookshop
The Haunted Bookshop
The Haunted Bookshop

Quick Search

Advanced Search

Xun, Zhou And Gao Chunming. Listings

If you cannot find what you want on this page, then please use our search feature to search all our listings.

Click on Title to view full description

1 Xun, Zhou and Gao Chunming. 5000 Years of Chinese Costumes.
The Chinese Costumes Research Group of the Shanghai School of Traditional Operas. China books 1988. 0835118223 / 9780835118224 Hardcover in DJ in slipcase. Good Good 
256 pp The authors of this book collected materials from various official historical records, unofficial history, archaeological discoveries, folklore, and recently published works on the subject. They also made references to the remains of the ancient costumes extant, the unearthed pottery figurines, frescoes, painted sculptures, stone carvings and paintings by famous masters. One of the special features of this book is a set of 106 reconstructed drawings based on the design of the original costumes or unearthed relics. These detailed and precise drawings are important references on the study of the history of Chinese costumes. The book is divided into 9 chapters according to historical periods. In each chapter, various styles of costumes including those worn by the emperors, members of the imperial family, and the common people are dealt with. Armors, helmets, hairstyles, headgear, and shoes are also discussed. 
Price: 150.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart


Questions, comments, or suggestions
Please write to
Copyright©2018. All Rights Reserved.
Powered by