Clunas, Craig: CHINESE PAINTING AND ITS AUDIENCES. (The A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts). Princeton, 2017. 288 pp. Colour and b/w illustrations throughout. 29x19 cm. Cloth.
Explores the complex relationships between Chinese paintings and those who appreciate them. Sheds light on how the concept of Chinese painting has altered over the centuries through to the present day. Sections on: The Gentleman; The Emperor; The Merchant; The Nation; The People.
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 3 in printed List 188.
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