Chinese Bronze Ware (Introductions to Chinese Culture)

Chinese-Bronze-Ware-Introductions-to-Chinese-Culture Chinese Bronze Ware (Introductions to Chinese Culture)
Chinese-Bronze-Ware-Introductions-to-Chinese-Culture Chinese Bronze Ware (Introductions to Chinese Culture)
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The emergence of bronze ware forms a crucial chapter in the history of human civilization. Although not the first country to enter the Bronze Age, China enjoys a unique position in world history because of the great variety of innovative and beautiful bronze ware that has been unearthed on China's vast territory. These artifacts provide a window into the art and culture of ancient China. Chinese Bronze Ware introduces the reader to this magnificent culture with thorough discussion of the context and significance of bronze production, vivid descriptions and full-color illustrations.
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Book Description
Chinese Bronze Ware provides an accessible introduction to ancient China's magnificent bronze culture with full colour illustrations.
About the Author
Li Song is a member of the Theory Committee of the Chinese Artists Association, former editor-in-chief of Fine Art and Chinese Fine Art magazines, and deputy director of the Yanhuang Art Museum. He has published widely on the history of Chinese art.


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  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Cambridge University Press; 3rd edition (March 28, 2011)
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • Paperback ‏ : ‎ 164 pages
  • ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0521186854
  • ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0521186858
  • Item Weight ‏ : ‎ 10.6 ounces
  • Dimensions ‏ : ‎ 6.14 x 0.39 x 9.21 inches

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