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Ecke, Gustav

Overview
Works: 95 works in 197 publications in 3 languages and 1,458 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal correspondence  Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Architectural drawings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator, Creator
Classifications: NK2668, 749.2951
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Publications about Gustav Ecke
Publications by Gustav Ecke
Publications by Gustav Ecke, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Gustav Ecke
Chinese domestic furniture by Gustav Ecke( Book )
6 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Chinese domestic furniture in photographs and measured drawings by Gustav Ecke( Book )
8 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 271 libraries worldwide
To comprehend the life of a civilized people one must know something of its household furniture.? Chinese Household Furniture. This reprint of a rare volume from 1944 is the definitive work on Chinese hardwood furniture. Over 160 plates offer detailed views of tables, chairs, couches, cabinets, cupboards, and wardrobes from early Shang to late Ming
The twin pagodas of Zayton; a study of later Buddhist sculpture in China by Gustav Ecke( Book )
11 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 160 libraries worldwide
Chinese painting in Hawaii in the Honolulu Academy of Arts and in private collections by Gustav Ecke( Book )
10 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 139 libraries worldwide
Hui Hsien ware in the collection of the Honolulu Academy of Arts by Honolulu Academy of Arts( Book )
8 editions published in 1954 in English and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Frühe Chinesische Bronzen aus der Sammlung Oskar Trautmann by Oskar Trautmann( Book )
12 editions published in 1939 in German and English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
"Ce livre reproduit les plus belles pièces de le collection Oskar Trautmann [1877-?] de bronzes chinois antiques. Chaque reproduction est précédée d'une page d'explication
Chinese domestic furniture by Gustav Ecke( Book )
11 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Sammlung Lochow : Chinesische Bronzen by Hans Juergen von Lochow( Book )
in German and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Chinese Domestic Furniture in Photographs and Measured Drawings by Gustav Ecke( file )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Westerners have long admired Chinese furniture for its durability, inner strength, quiet restraint, and simple dignity. Especially attractive to the educated eye are its purity of line, devotion to detail, and flawless construction. This unabridged reprint of a rare classic provides lovers of Chinese furniture with an enlightened discussion of the accomplishments achieved by fine craftsmen over the centuries, including the aesthetic levels attained during the early Shang period (1766'1123 B.C.), the transitional phase of cabinetmaking during the Yuan Dynasty (1280'1368 A.D.), and the perfection in craftsmanship reached during the Ming Dynasty (1368'1644 A.D.). The text also reviews the origins and development of basic forms and methods of construction ' from the selection of wood to its processing, cutting, joining, ornamentation, and final polishing. Long considered the definitive work on Chinese hardwood furniture in a Western language, this indispensable guide contains 161 superb plates that include photographs and drawings of tables, chairs, couches, cabinets, cupboards, and wardrobes. There are also measured drawings for 21 exquisitely crafted pieces for woodworkers interested in creating authentic Chinese furniture. When the first edition of this volume was published more than 40 years ago in Peking, only 200 copies were printed. Today, each of the few remaining originals is worth several thousands of dollars. Now available in a handsome and affordable reprint edition, this volume is a unique addition to the libraries of woodworkers, art lovers, and anyone interested in Chinese culture and dEcor
Zhongguo hua li jia ju tu kao by Gustav Ecke( Book )
3 editions published in 1991 in Chinese and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Ben shu you shang bai jian ming shi jia ju de zhen pin zhao pian, Shu shi fu jing mei zhun que de ce hui tu zhi, Gao shui ping de lun wen, Shi yi shu yu ji shu jian rong de zhen gui zi liao
Structural features of the stone-built T'ing-Pagoda : a preliminary study by Gustav Ecke( Book )
7 editions published between 1935 and 1948 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Die evangelischen Landeskirchen Deutschlands im neunzehnten Jahrhundert Blicke in ihr inneres Leben by Gustav Ecke( Book )
1 edition published in 1904 in German and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Atlantes and caryatides in Chinese architecture by Gustav Ecke( Book )
4 editions published in 1930 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Chinese domestic furniture by Gustav Ecke( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Zhongguo hua li jia ju tu kao by Gustav Ecke( Book )
4 editions published in 2014 in Chinese and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Zhongguo hua li jia ju tu kao = Chinese domestic furniture by Gustav Ecke( Book )
2 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Sammlung Lochow by Gustav Ecke( Book )
1 edition published in 1943 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Sammlung Lochow : Chinesische Bronzen by Han Juergen von Lochow( Book )
4 editions published between 1943 and 2004 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Zum 70. Geburtstag D. Theodor Härings by Gustav Ecke( Book )
2 editions published in 1918 in German and held by 5 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ai ke 1896-1971
Ai-kʿo" 1896-1971
Aike, Gusitafu
Aike, Gusitafu 1896-1971
Ecke, G. 1896-1971
Ecke, Gustav, 1896-1971
Ecke, Gustav Emil Wilhelm 1896-1971
Gustav Ecke académico estadounidense
Gustav Ecke American academic
Gustav Ecke Amerikaans kunsthistoricus (1896-1971)
艾, 克 1896-1971
艾克, 古 1896-1971
艾克古 1896-1971
Languages
English (69)
German (27)
Chinese (7)
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