Pure brightness shines everywhere : the glass of China / edited by Emily Byrne Curtis, with essays by Ricardo Joppert, Ma Wenkuan, and Daphne Lange Rosenzweig.

Title: 
Pure brightness shines everywhere : the glass of China / edited by Emily Byrne Curtis, with essays by Ricardo Joppert, Ma Wenkuan, and Daphne Lange Rosenzweig.

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Publisher: 
Aldershot, Hants, England; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, c2004.
Description: 
xix, 134 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Other Authors: 
Curtis, Emily Byrne.
Joppert, Ricardo.
Wenkuan, Ma.
Rosenzweig, Daphne, 1941-
Format of Material: 
Books
Subjects: 
Bib ID: 
71876
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Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
NK5183.P98
Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NK5183.P98
Variant Title: 
Glass of China
Notes: 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-128) and index.
Reviewed in Orientations, v. 35, no. 8, Nov./Dec. 2004 (p. 81-83).
Contents: 
1. Form and ritual in Chinese glass / Daphne Lange Rosenzweig --
2. Chinese glass technology --
3. Glass properties as metaphors for wisdom in China / Ricardo Joppert --
4. Islamic glass unearthed in China / Ma Wenkuan --
5. Poem of the glass bowl --
6. Complete plan of the glass workshop --
7. The Rainha dos Anjos: her precious cargo --
8. When the glass is being made ... --
9. Glass: the yellow of the broom flower --
10. The harmony of the seasons / Emily Byrne Curtis and Ricardo Joppert --
11. A glassblowing shop --
12. Elegant enjoyment: scholar's objects.
ISBN: 
0754609812 (alk. paper)
Object/Material Note: 
Includes CMoG object: 53.6.1, p. [83] (9.10).