Decorative Designs in Chinese Art: Understand Chinese Culture Through Art (Google eBook)

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chinesenotes, Jan 31, 2011 - Art
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This book is for readers to learn something about Chinese culture by looking at art. It describes decorative art on pottery, bronze ware, and many other art works and artifacts throughout Chinese history. It also tells the stories behind the decorative art.
  

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Contents

Preface
5
Introduction 导言
6
Pottery 陶器
11
Bronze Ware 青铜器
37
Jade 玉
86
Gold and Silver 金银文物
100
Carved Stone 石刻
105
Porcelain 瓷器
130
Lacquer Ware 漆器
182
Textiles 织物
187
Carved Wood 木雕
212
Cloisonne 景泰蓝
230
Ivory 象牙
232
Pictorial Seals 图形印
234
Digitization 数字化
236
Appendices and Reference Materials
238

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About the author (2011)

Alex Amies is a software engineer. His hobby is Chinese language and culture.

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