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7 Cultural Revolution memorabilia

Cultural Revolution memorabilia – A collection of propaganda material made by the Chinese Communist Party during the Cultural Revolution (National Library of Denmark). The Cultural … Read more

Mogao Caves

History and Images of the Mogao Caves Sanctuary in China

The Thousand Buddha Grottoes (千佛洞) form a system of 492 temples 25 km southeast of Dunhuang.


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Chinese Art and Its Encounter with the World

Chinese Art and Its Encounter with the World

This book examines Chinese art from the mid-eighteenth century to the present, beginning with discussion of a Chinese portrait modeler from Canton who traveled to London in 1769, and ending with an analysis of art and visual culture in post-colonial Hong Kong.

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Studies in Chinese and Islamic Art

Studies in Chinese and Islamic Art: Chinese art

Basil Gray’s publications on Chinese and Islamic art have done much to introduce these subjects to a European public. This first volume deals with Chinese painting and luxury art.

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Ancient Chinese Art

Ancient Chinese Art

Explore Chinese art across the ages. Learn the six rules of Chinese painting and how many soldiers ore in a terracotta army. This book is packed full of priceless works of art from this great civilization.

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The Chinese Art Book

The Chinese Art Book

The Chinese Art Book is a beautifully packaged, authoritative, and unprecedented overview of Chinese art from its earliest dynasties to the contemporary generation of artists enlivening today’s art world.

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Painters and Politics in the People's Republic of China

Painters and Politics in the People’s Republic of China, 1949-1979

Painters and Politics in the People’s Republic of China – Julia Andrews’s extraordinary study of art, artists, and artistic policy during the first three decades … Read more