Hammers, Roslyn Lee: PICTURES OF TILLING AND WEAVING. Art, Labor and Technology in Song and Yuan China. Hong Kong, 2011. x, 293 pp. Numerous colour illustrations. 26x26 cm. Cloth.
A study of Chinese scrolls and paintings bearing scenes of tilling and weaving (geng zhi) showing the various stages and procedures with each stage accompanied by a poem by the Song dynasty official, Lou Shu. The paintings are discussed and the importance of the poems assessed.
Subjects: Silk Painting
Available, as of: 03/03/2020
Was item 376 in printed List 196.
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