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Author Lin, Ci

Common Titl Zhongguo hui hua yi shu. English
Title Chinese painting / Ci Lin

Publ Info Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2011
Edition [Third edition], Updated edition
 RWU Main Library  ND1040 .L46713 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript 167 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
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Series Introductions to Chinese culture
Note "Translated from the original Chinese by Yan Xinjian and Ni Yanshuo."--Cover flap
"Originally published by China Intercontinental Press as The art of Chinese painting (9787508516691) in 2010"--T.p. verso
Contents From Gu Kaizhi to Wu Daozi. Tomb chamber paintings ; The most romantic painting ; "Communication of the soul" ; Spring outing (You-Chun Tu) ; Emperors of great prosperity ; Other figure painters ; The "painting sage" ; Famous paintings record of past dynasties (Li-dai ming-hua ji) -- Desert treasures. Buddhism moving eastwards ; Dunhuang Mogao caves -- Pure mountains and remote streams. Northern painters and Southern painters ; Song Emperor Huizong and his period ; Along the river during the Qingming festival (Qingming Shanghe Tu) ; Panorama shanshui ; Su Shi and Mi Fu -- Scholar paintings. Zhao Mengfu and the "Four Masters of the Yuan Dynasty" ; Plum blossom, orchid, bamboo, and chrysanthemum ; "The Southern and Northern Schools" ; The "Four Wangs" and the "Four Monks" ; The end of scholar paintings and famous Chinese painters of modern times -- Modern Chinese paintings. Painters studying abroad ; Revolutionary realism ; "Modern" and "post-modern"
LC subject Painting, Chinese
ISBN 9780521186636 (pbk.)
0521186633 (pbk.)