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Chinese masters of the 17th century.

Victoria Contag

Chinese masters of the 17th century.

by Victoria Contag

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Published by Tuttle in Rutland, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China,
  • China.
    • Subjects:
    • Landscape painting, Chinese -- Minq-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912,
    • Landscape painters -- China,
    • China -- History -- Ming dynasty, 1368-1644

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesChinese masters of the seventeenth century
      StatementTranslated by Michael Bullock.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND1366 .C5713 1970
      The Physical Object
      Pagination53, [96] p.
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4405887M
      ISBN 100804807477
      LC Control Number79008940

      By the midth century the Ming empire, nearly three centuries old, is enfeebled and decadent. Pampered emperors, rarely seen in public, leave practical matters in the hands of much-hated palace eunuchs. Peasant uprisings, characteristic of the end of Chinese . Popular 17th Century Books Showing of 4, Macbeth (Paperback) by. Paracelsian] iatrochemists since the beginning of the seventeenth century. What it lacked in bloodletting, this war made up for in bile.” ― Philip Ball, The Devil's Doctor: Paracelsus and the World of Renaissance Magic and Science. 1 likes.

      17th Century: Refinement in Style The structure of 17th century books is very similar to the previous century, but the decoration and styling become more refined. Decorated endpapers become more common, endbands become more colorful, and the use of gold tooling increases. The Chinese word for religion didn't enter the language until late in the 19th century, when scholars needed a term to translate the concept from Western texts. The conception of religion as the West understands it today simply did not exist in 17th century China.

        Related Exhibition: The Art of Dissent in 17th-Century China Masterpieces of Ming Loyalist Art from the Chih Lo Lou Collection September 7, -- January 2, Explores expressions of dissent. The conservatism of Qing period painting was exemplified by the Six Masters of the late 17th and the early 18th century, including the so-called “Four Wangs,” Wu Li, and Yun the works of most of these artists and of those who followed their lead, composition became routinized, with little in the way of variation or genre detail to appeal to the imagination; fluency .


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This book features 16 works by Dong Qichang, the most protean Chinese painter of the last years, paintings by masters such as Gong Xian, Hongren, Zhu Da.