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Traditional Chinese Textile Designs in Full Color (Dover Pictorial Archives)

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Sixty authentic full-color motifs drawn from highly stylized opera traditions. Symbolic representations of dragons, lions, phoenixes, mandarin ducks, cranes, peonies, lotuses, much more. Vibrant color, subtle hues, beautifully rendered illustrations. Invaluable source of authentic Chinese design and color. Descriptive captions.

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Sixty authentic full-color motifs drawn from highly stylized opera traditions. Symbolic representations of dragons, lions, phoenixes, mandarin ducks, cranes, peonies, lotuses, much more. Vibrant color, subtle hues, beautifully renderings.

Synopsis:

Lavishly printed on coated stock, this handsome volume reproduces 60 authentic full-color motifs, originally published in mainland China. Painted by Lu Hua and Ma Chiang, the motifs include dragons, lions, phoenixes (emblematic of feminine beauty), mandarin ducks, cranes (longevity), lotuses, peonies, plum blossoms, bats, and more.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486239798
Editor:
Northeast Drama Institute
Author:
Lu, Hua
Editor:
Northeast Drama Institute
Author:
Northeast Drama Institute
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
Design - Decorative
Subject:
Design - General
Subject:
Costume design
Subject:
Arts, fine
Subject:
Clip Art
Subject:
Decoration and ornament
Subject:
Art, chinese
Subject:
Graphic Arts - Use of Ornament
Subject:
Decorative arts
Subject:
China
Subject:
Fashion design - China
Subject:
Graphic Arts - Illustration
Subject:
Chinese clip art
Subject:
Chinese opera costumes
Subject:
Dover
Subject:
General-General
Subject:
Asian
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Pictorial Archives
Series Volume:
5
Publication Date:
19800531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
48
Dimensions:
12.25 x 9.38 in 0.55 lb

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Product details 48 pages Dover Publications - English 9780486239798 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
Sixty authentic full-color motifs drawn from highly stylized opera traditions. Symbolic representations of dragons, lions, phoenixes, mandarin ducks, cranes, peonies, lotuses, much more. Vibrant color, subtle hues, beautifully renderings.
"Synopsis" by , Lavishly printed on coated stock, this handsome volume reproduces 60 authentic full-color motifs, originally published in mainland China. Painted by Lu Hua and Ma Chiang, the motifs include dragons, lions, phoenixes (emblematic of feminine beauty), mandarin ducks, cranes (longevity), lotuses, peonies, plum blossoms, bats, and more.
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