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Art of Chinese Gardens

by Yang Wenzhen

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Published by China Travel and Tourism Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art / Architecture

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13037918M
    ISBN 107503216026
    ISBN 109787503216022

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    A catalogue issued in conjunction with "Gardens, Art, and Commerce in Chinese Woodblock Prints" at the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, Septem January 9, . History Origins. The idea of these unique gardens began during the Asuka se merchants witnessed the gardens that were being built in China and brought many of the Chinese gardening .

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Keswick conducts us through the art and architecture, the principles and techniques of Chinese gardens, showing us their long history as the background for a civilization--the settings for China's great poets 5/5(5).

The Great Gardens of China serves as a compendium—in text and illustration—of all facets of the Chinese garden. This book allows a total immersion in the enticing art of Chinese classical gardens. /5(7). Genre/Form: Pictorial works: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Chung, Wah Nan.

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[Beijing]: China Travel & Tourism Press, (OCoLC) Document Type. Gardens of this kind are associated with scholar-gentlemen, or literati, and have been celebrated in Chinese literature since the fourth century A.D. Paintings, poems, and historical books described.

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The art of Chinese garden has a rich theme of ideas and a subtle imaginary, because of the rich aesthetic ideas associated with Chinese gardens and the profound Chinese traditional culture.

First published inthis volume attempted to explore the meanings and cultural forces that lie behind Chinese gardens. Maggie Keswick traced the Chinese garden back to its origins, and 5/5(3). The Huntington Botanical GardensEncompassing about acres, the botanical gardens feature 16 stunning themed gardens.

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The original edition of Keswick's book was the standard source on Chinese gardens in English, as. art, Asian Art.

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