Title Chinese Art And Culture.
Book Condition Hardcover with dustjacket and protective mylar covering. Reading copy.
Seller ID 11247X1
A study of four thousand years of Chinese civilization, remarkable for its clear and coherent interpretation of this complex subject. Though it deals primarily with Chinese art, elating its evolution to its cultural setting, it also discusses the philosophies and religions that influenced the artistic works of the Neolithic, Shang and Chou periods, the art of the Han, the Six Dynasties, and the T'ang, Sung, Yuan, Ming and Ch'ing. Includes an Index.Translated into Englisf from the French by Haakon Chevalier.
(Key Words: Chinese Art, Chinese Culture, China, Ming, Buddhism, T'ang Dynasty, Ch'ing, Sung, Yuan, Shang, Chou, Rene Grousset).