The Chinese Art Book


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    The Chinese Art Book

    Katie Hill; Keith Pratt et al

    Phaidon 2013

    Hardback 352pp Illustrated 288x247mm

    9780714865751   Product Code: 22024

    Examining Chinese art over several millennia, this unconventional volume presents reproductions or photographs of a vast range of artefacts and paintings, each one juxtaposed with another work on the facing page, and producing unexpected dialogues across time, culture and genre. Shitao's Riverbank of Peach Blossoms (c.1700), for example is paired with a 2006 installation, Sketch the Sketch Lesson by Qiu Xiaofei, but the volume includes sculptures, ceramics, calligraphy and photographs ranging in date from prehistory to the 21st century.

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