Art & Photography Books:

Tang Sancai: Selected Artefacts from the Bryan Collection



Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Tang Sancai: Selected Artefacts from the Bryan Collection by Chen Jiazi
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order


The Tang Dynasty (681906) was one of the most brilliant artistic and cultural periods of the Middle Empire the Golden Age of Chinese art and literature. During this dynasty the famous Sancai ceramics (tri-colour glazed ceramics) were produced. This book presents a selection of objects from the private Bryan Collection, which contains some of the finest examples of Sancai ceramics in the world. This unique selection of Tang Sancai ceramics comes from the imperial tombs, or the tombs of the high dignitaries of the empire. They are presented in four grand ensembles: riders, figurines, mounts and vessels, accompanied by four essays that bring to light their fabrication technique, their function as funeral objects, as well as their role as ambassadors of the dynasty. This book invites you to discover this dynamic and prosperous age through an artform whose examples have lost nothing of their brilliance.
Release date Australia
February 8th, 2010
Country of Publication
col. Illustrations
Alliance Francaise de Singapour
Product ID

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...