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Introductions to Chinese Culture: Chinese Sculpture
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Wenbing Zhao (Tsinghua University, Beijing)
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Introductions to Chinese Culture: Chinese Sculpture

Wenbing Zhao (Tsinghua University, Beijing)


9780521186773

Cambridge University Press


Oriental art;
Sculpture;
History;
Cultural studies


Paperback

160 pages

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Zhao Wenbing provides an accessible, illustrated introduction to the sculptural art of China, including the magnificent Terracotta Army, Buddhist sculpture, tomb carvings, architectural sculpture, exchange with foreign cultures and Chinese sculpture today. Chinese Sculpture takes the reader through the unique aesthetic features of sculpture in China, arguing that the evolution of this sculpture parallels the development of Chinese culture through history.

By:   Wenbing Zhao (Tsinghua University Beijing)
Imprint:   Cambridge University Press
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Edition:   3rd Revised edition
Dimensions:   Height: 230mm,  Width: 156mm,  Spine: 8mm
Weight:   290g
ISBN:   9780521186773
ISBN 10:   0521186773
Pages:   160
Publication Date:   March 2012
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Zhao Wenbing completed her doctoral studies at the Academy of Arts and Design, Tsinghua University. Since 2006 she has been an editor and column director for the magazine Arts and Design and has published various articles on art and design in China.

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