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art of Southern Sung China

Asia House Gallery.

art of Southern Sung China

by Asia House Gallery.

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Published by Asia House in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- China,
  • Art -- Catalogs,
  • Art museums -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[text and catalogue by James Cahill].
    GenreCatalogs.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103 p. :
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17745760M
    OCLC/WorldCa642878

    The Southern School (南宗画, pinyin: nanzhonghua) of Chinese painting, often called " literati painting" (文人画, wenrenhua), is a term used to denote art and artists which stand in opposition to the formal Northern School of painting. The distinction is not geographic, but relates to . Chinese Glazes traces the development of China's great high-fired glaze tradition from its roots in the Bronze Age, through the famous monochrome stoneware glazes of the Song dynasty, to the fine porcelain glazes of southern China. The book also examines in detail the story of China's low-fired glazes, from the time of China's first emperor to.

      The territorial boundary between the Southern Song and the Jin was the Huaihe River and the Dasanguan Pass (in current Baoji City in Shaanxi Province). Since the founding of the Southern Song dynasty, the Jin court launched frequent attacks on the Song but each was repelled by the fierce resistance of the Song court's loyal generals. Wen C. Fong was born in Shanghai, China in He came to the United States at the age of He received bachelor's and master's degrees in medieval European art history and a Ph.D in art history, with a focus on ancient China, from Princeton University. His doctoral work became the basis for his first book The Lohans and a Bridge to Heaven.

    Tradition avers that the first emperor of unified China, Qin Shi Huangdi, relied on The Art of War as a strategic guide when he conquered the other warring states in BCE. During the An Lushan Rebellion ( CE) in Tang China, fleeing officials brought Sun Tzu's book to Japan, where it greatly influenced samurai : Kallie Szczepanski. Davis, Richard L. Court and family in Sung China, bureaucratic success and kinship fortunes for the Shih of Ming-Chou. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, Davis, Richard L. The Shih lineage at the Southern Sung court: Aspects of socio-political mobility in Sung China. Thesis (Ph. D.) -- Princeton University, Ann Arbor: University.


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