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At a time when interest in China has never been greater, this revised edition of Mary Tregear's authoritative survey of the Chinese visual arts will be welcomed by art lovers, travelers, and students alike. Generously illustrated and eminently readable, it covers a wide range of art expression, from sculpture and painting to textiles, jewelry, and architecture. Chinese place names and terms have been updated to current international usage. 162 illus. 20 in color.

Synopsis:

This revised edition of Mary Tregear's survey of the Chinese visual arts covers bronzes, jades, calligraphy and painting. She also looks at Buddhist sculpture, ceramics, textiles, jewellery, lacquer, garden design and architecture.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 201) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780500202999
Author:
Tregear, Mary
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Location:
New York, N.Y. :
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
Art history
Subject:
History - Asian
Subject:
Art, chinese
Subject:
Art-History and Criticism
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Revised
Series:
World of Art
Series Volume:
no. 166
Publication Date:
19970531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
216
Dimensions:
8.29x5.88x.70 in. 1.05 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , This revised edition of Mary Tregear's survey of the Chinese visual arts covers bronzes, jades, calligraphy and painting. She also looks at Buddhist sculpture, ceramics, textiles, jewellery, lacquer, garden design and architecture.
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