Washington, D.C. : National Gallery of Art, c1999.
584 p. : ill. (some col.), map ; 31 cm.
Catalog of an exhibition at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Sept. 19, 1999-Jan. 2, 2000; The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Feb. 13-May 7, 2000; and the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, June 17-Sept. 11, 2000.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 574-579) and index.
A celebration of archaeological findings in China, covering the period from 5000 BC to the 10th century AD. It presents more than 200 masterpieces in jade, stone, ivory, bone, pottery, bronze, lacquer, bamboo, silver and gold, with a history of Chinese archaeology and cultures. (source: Nielsen Book Data)