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

Publication:
Princeton : P.Y. and Kinmay W. Tang Center for East Asian Art : In association with Princeton University Press, 2013
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 553 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
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Subjects:
Arts, Chinese.
Art and society -- China -- History.
Families in art.
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.
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.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Silbergeld, Jerome.
Ching, Dora C. Y.
P.Y. and Kinmay W. Tang Center for East Asian Art.
ISBN:
0691158592
9780691158594
OCLC:
820123553