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4 edition of Splendors of Chinese art found in the catalog.

Splendors of Chinese art

by Stephen Solovy Fine Art

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Published by Stephen Solovy Fine Art in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese Art,
  • Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p. 47.

    StatementStephen Solovy Fine Art
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN7342 .S74 1996
    The Physical Object
    Pagination47 p. :
    Number of Pages47
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24954038M
    OCLC/WorldCa48272734

    The great contribution of the Sui emperors was the construction of the Grand Canal which linked southern China (Hangzhou) and northern China (Beijing.) It was, however, the Tang emperors who gave China its next long, golden age, characterized by major achievements and innovations in the arts, many of them under imperial patronage. The Boston and Brooklyn museums are spotlighting their Chinese collections, both of which are lacking in contemporary works. Last year's blockbuster at the Metropolitan Museum, "Splendors of Imperial China: Treasures from the National Palace Museum, Taipei," is making its way around the country with stops in Washington and San Francisco.

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    The third in a series of five books on the later history of Chinese painting. The book encompasses the decline of the Ming fortunes to the dynasty's final defeat by the Manchus in The lives and works of 42 of the period's artists are featured.   Chinese art close-up This book presents a striking and unusual view of a wide array of Chinese art. It highlights, close up and in colour, outstanding examples of design and craft in paintings, prints, metalwork, ceramics, jade and lacquer.


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The gallery also deals in Tibetan art and Chinese furniture. Gallery on-line: Febru Last update: (6 items). Fu Baoshi (Chinese: 傅抱石), or Fu Pao-Shih, () was a Chinese painter from Xinyu, Jiangxi Province.

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