Wooden Wonders: Tibetan Furniture in Secular and Religious Life

Chicago: Serindia Publications, Inc., 2004. Hardcover. Bordeaux cloth with gilt lettering. White dj with color illus.; copper/black lettering on white spine. 359 pp. with 148 color plates and numerous color and bw figures. Fine/NF. Item #147878
ISBN: 1932476172

Catalogue to accompany the exhibition held in Pasadena, California at the Pacific Asia Museum, November 2004 to February 2004. Each entry includes a lavish illustrations, dimensions, a thorough description of decoration and materials, and details of type and date, some with Carbon 14 test data. With 11 essays by the team of curators, including one on textile patterns in painted furniture decoration, and another on ritual uses for some of the furniture. With a glossary and Carbon 14 testing information. A beautiful catalogue.

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