Purple Clay Pot 紫砂壶

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Publisher: Huangshan shu she

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Language: English | Number of Pages: 160 | Format: Paperback

Isbn-10: 7546127173 | Isbn-13: 9787546127170 | Publish date: 

Category: Art, Architecture & Photography , Crafts & Hobbies , History

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Book Description
The purple clay pot, known as the 'king of pots ', has a high adaptability for tea and can preserve tea flavor, fragrance and color very well. It has long been regarded as the best of tea ware by tea drinkers. Not merely a tool for drinking tea, it combines the arts of poetry, calligraphy, carving, and painting into the essence of elegant Chinese tea culture. This book describes with words and illustrations the history structure, style, crafts and designers of the purple clay teapot, so that the reader can experience the charm of the purple clay art.