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Chinese folk art in Americancollections, early 15th through early 20th centuries

Yu-ho Ecke Tseng

Chinese folk art in Americancollections, early 15th through early 20th centuries

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Published by China Institute in America in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk art -- China -- Exhibitions.,
  • Folk art -- United States -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTseng Yu-ho Ecke.
    ContributionsChina House Gallery.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK1068
    The Physical Object
    Pagination99 p. :
    Number of Pages99
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20364920M

    Chinese Imperial Silk Dragon Cover. A more drastic interruption occurs when another aggressive group from the northern steppes, the Jurchen, overwhelm the Liao dynasty in Each mast has square-rigged sails. Other outstanding pieces from West Africa are an exceptional Benin bronze Oba figure, demonstrating his authority by reading a decree and wielding an axe, a carved wooden chair for a Vodou priest of the Fon people adorned with lions and mermaids, and an Ifa divination bowl made by the Yoruba people.

    These ships are huge. The region suffers violent typhoons, so a strong hull is essential. Poetry and painting in Song China are largely social activities, both in the creation and in the appreciation of the work. The most outstanding feature of porcelain decoration of this period was the predominance of painting with enamels in a style directly inspired by painting on paper.

    Twenty-first century ceramics from the Shanghai design studio Spin Ceramics have been acquired more recently. Another item that relates to ceremonial consumption is a Taino pestle made of serpentine, which was used to crush hallucinogenic cohoba seeds, and dates to CE. Collected by Sir James Stewart Lockhart. You no longer have time to go to the mountains to refresh yourself. This innovation, once again, seems to have been pioneered in China but achieved in Korea.


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Chinese folk art in Americancollections, early 15th through early 20th centuries by Yu-ho Ecke Tseng Download PDF Ebook

Twenty-first century ceramics from the Shanghai design studio Spin Ceramics have been acquired more recently. Each mast has square-rigged sails. Lockhart spoke Chinese fluently, and had an affinity with Chinese culture and customs which makes his collection a unique and unparalleled Sino-Scottish collection.

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Later jades and hardstones include some imperially inscribed pieces, as well as figurative carvings, belt plaques, brush pots, table screens, plaques, and vessels.