HOME > Chinese Art A Guide to Motifs and Visual Imagery

Chinese Art

A Guide to Motifs and Visual Imagery

Chinese Art
enlarge

Author Patricia Bjaaland Welch
Price JPY 6,600
ISBN 978-0-8048-3864-1
Format 215×279mm 288pages Hardcover
Availability Out-of-print
  • click to purchase

    We don't sell this title for the individual directly.
    Please visit bookshops.

Description

Chinese Art is a guide to the meanings behind the hundreds of common motifs and symbols found in all forms of Chinese art. A thorough examination of the diverse usage of natural symbols, colors, numbers, inanimate items and personages, Chinese Art communicates the deeper messages to be found in Chinese decorative art. It is an excellent reference for collectors, museum-goers and students of Chinese art, culture and history.

* cover price / excluding tax