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The family model in Chinese art and culture / edited by Jerome Silbergeld, Dora C.Y. Ching

Catalog Data

Author:
Silbergeld, Jerome  Search this
Ching, Dora C. Y  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 553 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
China
Date:
2013
Contents:
Part I. The "real" family in China -- Part II. Real and ideal, the family in ancient times -- Part III. Presenting the family in art -- Part IV. The family as site and symbol of artistic production
Summary:
Family and the Chinese arts intersect in numerous ways, stretching across many media and ranging from actual depictions of the family to underlying values and parallel structures. This book explores this intersection from a variety of perspectives, ranging from the anthropological and psychological to the literary and historical.
Topic:
Arts, Chinese  Search this
Art and society--History  Search this
Families in art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1012901