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Ladder to the Clouds: Intrigue and Tradition in Chinese Rank
Ladder to the Clouds: Intrigue and Tradition in Chinese Rank
by Beverly Jackson
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NOW IN PAPERBACK!For 13 centuries, throughout China male recruits studied diligently for a long series of grueling examinations in hopes of achieving the civil rank that would enable them to serve the emperor of China. For the fortunate few who passed... (read more)

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Arts of China 3RD Edition
Arts of China 3RD Edition
by Michael Sullivan
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"From the Neolithic to the avant-garde, and through all the brilliant centuries in between, Michael Sullivan's newly revised introduction to Chinese art history is unmatched in its clarity, balance, and sure grasp of the subject. Whether for the... (read more)

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The Arts of China to A.D. 900 (Pelican History of Art / Yale University Press)
The Arts of China to A.D. 900 (Pelican History of Art / Yale University Press)
by William Watson
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This lavishly illustrated book surveys China's immense wealth of arts, architecture, and artifacts from Neolithic and Bronze Age China to the era of the Tang Dynasty. It is the first in a major three-volume series on the arts of China.... (read more)

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The Arts of China to Ad 900 (Yale University Press Pelican History of Art)
The Arts of China to Ad 900 (Yale University Press Pelican History of Art)
by William Watson
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This lavishly illustrated book surveys China's immense wealth of arts, architecture, and artifacts from Neolithic and Bronze Age China to the era of the Tang Dynasty. It is the first in a major three-volume series on the arts of China.... (read more)

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The Arts of China, Fifth Edition, Revised and Expanded
The Arts of China, Fifth Edition, Revised and Expanded
by Michael Sullivan
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"From the Neolithic to the avant-garde, and through all the brilliant centuries in between, Michael Sullivan's introduction to Chinese art history is the classic in its field, unsurpassed in its clarity, balance, and sure grasp of the subject. Whether... (read more)

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Art and Architecture of China: The Yale University Press Pelican History of Art (Pelican History of Art)
Art and Architecture of China: The Yale University Press Pelican History of Art (Pelican History of Art)
by Laurence C Sickman
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With almost 4000 years of artistic evolution - from the Shang Dynasty to the end of the Ch'ing in this century - the Chinese boast a longer span of cultural history than any other race. The abiding influence of tradition is stressed by both authors... (read more)

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Out of Shanghai
Out of Shanghai
by Fan Shen
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Focusing on three Shanghai-based Chinese contemporary artists - Shen Fan, Ding Yi and their teacher Yu Youhan - this bright yellow exhibition catalog documents a landmark show in Germany. Asking what exactly is Chinese about Chinese contemporary art, the... (read more)

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Red Aside: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection
Red Aside: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Sigg Collection
by Actar D
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A stunning presentation of works by contemporary Chinese artists, from the collection of the Swiss diplomat Uli Sigg, one of the worlds most influential collectors of Chinese contemporary art. This book reflects on the current state of art in China today... (read more)

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The Emperor's Private Paradise: Treasures from the Forbidden City
The Emperor's Private Paradise: Treasures from the Forbidden City
by Nancy Berliner
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For centuries, China's Forbidden City has captured the world's imagination. With parts open to the public since 1925, nearly 8 million tourists flock there annually. Yet the elegant, intimate Qianlong Garden—itself a... (read more)

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The Art of Chinese Calligraphy
The Art of Chinese Calligraphy
by Jean Long
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Following a history of Chinese calligraphy—going all the way back to the pictographic beginnings of Chinese writing more than 4,000 years ago—the author explains the basic construction of individual characters and the ways in which... (read more)

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The Arts of China
The Arts of China
by Michael Sullivan
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"From the Neolithic to the avant-garde, and through all the brilliant centuries in between, Michael Sullivan's newly revised introduction to Chinese art history is unmatched in its clarity, balance, and sure grasp of the subject. Whether for the... (read more)

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Modern Chinese Art: The Collection of Khoan and Michael Sullivan
Modern Chinese Art: The Collection of Khoan and Michael Sullivan
by Michael Sullivan
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World authority on 20th century Chinese painting, Michael Sullivan was on staff at Chinese universities during World War 2 when he and his late wife, Khoan, befriended many artists who returned their kindness by giving them their art.... (read more)

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Made in China
Made in China
by Reed Darmon
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Made in China is a fun-filled, action-packed journey into the heart of Chinese pop culture. For Asia-philes, designers, and pop culture junkies, designer Reed Darmon has collected the most colorful (and in some cases, the kookiest) Chinese ephemera in... (read more)

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Shanghai: Art of the City
Shanghai: Art of the City
by Michael Knight
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Shanghai's tumultuous history has resulted in the progressive and stylish city of today. For more than a century and a half artists have been both documenting the city's changes and leading its way into the future. Timed to coincide with the Shanghai... (read more)

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Avatars and Antiheroes: A Guide to Contemporary Chinese Artists
Avatars and Antiheroes: A Guide to Contemporary Chinese Artists
by Claudia Albertini
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Chinese contemporary art is currently enjoying a worldwide boom, fetching record-breaking prices at auction houses around the globe. The country's rapid transition from Communism to consumerism, and the dizzying changes brought about by urbanization... (read more)

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The National Museum of China
The National Museum of China
by Lu Zhangshen
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Beautiful volume to celebrate the reconstruction and reopening of China's national collection - a major event in the international museum world.... (read more)

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Wicks: Children in Chinese Art CL
Wicks: Children in Chinese Art CL
by Ann Elizabeth Wicks
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Experts in the fields of Chinese art, religion, literature, and history introduce and illuminate many of the issues surrounding child imagery in China, including the frequent use of pictures of children to reinforce social values. Topics include a... (read more)

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Chinese Propaganda Posters
Chinese Propaganda Posters
by Taschen Publishing
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With his smooth, warm, red face which radiated light in all directions, Chairman Mao Zedong was a fixture in Chinese propaganda posters produced between the birth of the People's Republic in 1949 and the early 1980s. These infamous posters were, in turn,... (read more)

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Contemporary Art in Shanghai: Conversations with Seven Chinese Artists
Contemporary Art in Shanghai: Conversations with Seven Chinese Artists
by Paul Gladston
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Contemporary Art in Shanghai offers a series of in-depth and illustrated conversations with seven contemporary Chinese artists, all of whom live and work in and around the city of Shanghai: Yu Youhan, Liang Shaoji, Ding Yi, Yang Fudong, Song Tao, Ji... (read more)

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Chinese Symbolism and Art Motifs: A Comprehensive Handbook on Symbolism in Chinese Art Through the Ages
Chinese Symbolism and Art Motifs: A Comprehensive Handbook on Symbolism in Chinese Art Through the Ages
by Charles Al Williams
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Gain a deeper appreciation for Chinese art and architecture by understanding its symbols. The Yin and Yang, dragon, phoenix, five elements, and other symbols are explained in their historical and cultural context. Chinese Symbolism and Art Motifs also... (read more)

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