Introductions to Chinese Culture : Chinese Arts and Crafts, Paperback / softback Book

Introductions to Chinese Culture : Chinese Arts and Crafts Paperback / softback

Description

Chinese arts and crafts enjoy a unique reputation in the history of material culture and civilisation.

For several thousand years, crafts have echoed the rhythm of daily life in China.

From rural society to the imperial court, these crafts have served a practical purpose, constantly evolving with changes in lifestyle.

In this illustrated introduction Hang Jian and Guo Qiuhui discuss the colorful history and development of distinctive Chinese crafts, including ceramics, furniture, clothing and decorative arts.

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 202 pages, 170 Halftones, color
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Oriental art
  • ISBN: 9780521186551

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