Johns, C: CHINA AND THE CHURCH. Chinoiserie in Global Context. Berkeley, 2016. xi, 192 pp. A few colour text illustrations. 21x16 cm. Cloth.
Examines chinoiserie in the contexts of the influence of church and state politics with a particular focus on the impact on western attitudes to China of the catholic (Jesuit) missions in China - and its consequent effect in the West of art influenced by China.
Subjects: Chinoiserie Religion
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 426 in printed List 201.
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