Telling images of China: narrative and figure paintings, 15th-20th century from the Shanghai Museum

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Scala, Jan 31, 2010 - Art - 159 pages
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Each of the 35 narrative and figure paintings selected from the Shanghai Museum and featured in this exquisite book, retell a story from Chinese legend, folklore or history. Album leaf, fan, handscroll and hanging-scroll paintings demonstrate the dynamic

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SHANE McCAUSLAND is a lecturer in the Department of Art and Archaeology in the School of Oriental and African Studies at the University of London.

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