Two Sung texts on Chinese painting and the landscape styles of the 11th and 12th centuries
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Two Sung texts on Chinese painting and the landscape styles of the 11th and 12th centuries

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Published by Garland Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Landscape painting, Chinese -- Song-Yuan dynasties, 960-1368.

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Edition Notes

Statement[edited by] Robert J. Maeda.
SeriesOutstanding dissertations in the fine arts
ContributionsMaeda, Robert J., Han, Zhuo, fl. 1119-1125., Deng, Chun, fl. 1127-1167.
LC ClassificationsND1366.7 .T87 1978
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 197 p., [32] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages197
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4573208M
ISBN 100824032381
LC Control Number77094706

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Chinese painting is one of the oldest continuous artistic traditions in the world. Painting in the traditional style is known today in Chinese as guóhuà (simplified Chinese: 国画; traditional Chinese: 國畫) or (simplified Chinese: 中国画; traditional Chinese: 中國畫), meaning "national" or "native painting", as opposed to Western styles of art which became popular in China in the. Animal subjects were also frequently represented. The 8th-century artist Han Kan is famous for his painting of horses. The T'ang dynasty also saw the rise of the great art of Chinese landscape painting. Lofty and craggy peaks were depicted, with streams, rocks, and trees carefully detailed in brilliant mineral pigments of green and blue. In the 11th century more and more nonmusical ci were written, that is, ci written with no intention that they would be sung. In the late 11th to the 13th century, however, the tradition of writing musical ci was revived. The great Chinese poet Li Qingzhao (Li Ch'ing-chao) is renowned for ci concerning her widowhood. B Prose. Among his best known works are Two Sung Texts on Chinese Painting and the Landscape Styles of the 11th and 12th Centuries, published by Garland Press and The Water Theme in Chinese Painting.