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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His publications include Fruitful States: Art in China marks a breakthrough in the study of the subject. China boasts a history of art spanning 5, years and embracing a wide diversity of images and objects–from jade tablets, painted silk handscrolls and fans xrt ink and lacquer painting, porcelain-ware, sculpture, and calligraphy.

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He ranges from the Neolithic period to the art scene of the early 21st century, examining Chinese art in a variety ar 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.


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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Taking into account all the arts practiced in China, and drawing on recent innovative scholarship, this rich text examines the production and consumption of art in its appropriate contexts.

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