Now, in Art in China, Craig Clunas marks a breakthrough in the study of the subject. Taking into account all the arts practiced in China, and drawing on recent . “A completely fresh account of Chinese art lively and highly accessible.”– Professor Dame Jessica Rawson, Merton College, Oxford. “Always lucid and. Art in China (Oxford History of Art) [Craig Clunas] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. About the Oxford History of Art Series: An impressively.
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Art in China (Oxford History of Art)
But this rich tradition has not, until now, been fully appreciated in the West where scholars have focused their attention on sculpture, while largely ignoring those art forms most highly prized by the Chinese themselves, such as calligraphy. Providing a fresh new look at art that moves away from traditional elitist approaches, the series makes use of new research and methodologies, as well as newly accessible and non-canonical works to offer comprehensive coverage of the art world from archaic and classical Greek art to twentieth-century design and photography, from the artistry of African-American and Native North Americans to the masterpieces of Europe, Polynesia, and Micronesia.
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Table of contents Introduction ; 1. Don’t have an account? Alena Pashnova rated it really liked it Apr 10, He ranges from the Neolithic period to the art scene of the early 21st century, examining Chinese art in a variety of contexts – as it has been designed for tombs, commissioned by rulers, displayed in temples, created by the men and women of the educated elite, and bought and sold in the marketplace. Publisher Synopsis A serious challenge to the conventional practice of art history Preview this item Preview this item.
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Written by scholars at the forefront of new thinking, many of whom are rising stars in ni fields, the Oxford History of Art series offers substantial and innovative texts that clarify, illuminate, and debate the critical issues at the heart of art history today. Murray, University of Wisconsin “A serious challenge to the conventional practice of art history From art found in tombs to the state-controlled art of the Mao Zedong era, Art in China offers a novel look and comprehensive examination of all aspects of Chinese art.
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