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.
Wenbing Zhao (Tsinghua University Beijing) Imprint: Cambridge University Press Country of Publication: United Kingdom Edition: 3rd Revised edition Dimensions:
Weight: 290g ISBN: 9780521186773 ISBN 10: 0521186773 Series:Introductions to Chinese Culture Pages: 160 Publication Date: 09 March 2012 Audience:
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.