Hu Kemin Books
Books di Hu Kemin
Scholars Rocks in Ancient China
edizioni Orchid Pr collana Orchid Pr (Hardcover)
A introduction and guide to scholars rocks (gongshi), an area of Chinese art connoisseurship that is growing rapidly in popularity in the West.
The Romance of Scholars' Stones
edizioni Antique Collectors Club Ltd collana Antique Collectors Club Ltd (Hardcover)
In six essays, the author relates important lessons learned over a lifetime of collecting and researching Chinese stones.
Modern Chinese Scholars' Rocks
edizioni Antique Collectors Club Ltd collana Antique Collectors Club Ltd (Paperback) , 2007
Through descriptions and color photographs, Modern Chinese Scholars' Rocks introduces over 40 stone types, including their mineral compositions, typical colors, hardness on the Mohr scale, and where they are found or quarried. The qualities for which they are valued are explained as are other features for the stone