Table of contents for The odyssey of China's Imperial art treasures / Jeannette Shambaugh Elliott with David Shambaugh.

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Contents
Foreword: The Saga of China's Imperial Collections, by Thomas Lawton
Prologue
1 / China's Imperial Art Treasures from Early Times to the Twelfth Century
2 / Imperial Treasures under the Ming and Qing Dynasties
3 / From Private to Public Treasures: The Early Republican Era, 1911-1930
4 / The Treasures through Times of War, 1931-1947
5 / Relocating and Rebuilding the Palace Museum on Taiwan
6 / The Gugong in Beijing: National Treasure and Political Object
7 / Epilogue: The Politics of Art
Notes
Bibliography
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

China -- Kings and rulers -- Art collections.
China -- History -- Qing dynasty, 1644-1912.
China -- History -- 20th century.
Art -- Political aspects -- China.
Art, Chinese.