Traditional Chinese Painting Masterpieces Of Art

August 29, 2019|
Traditional Chinese Painting Masterpieces Of Art by Sharmaine Kwan
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Traditional Chinese painting is one of the purest art forms in existence, continuing as it does the techniques and themes that have been employed over centuries to create the most exquisite works in ink and wash. Whether meticulously realist or vibrantly expressive, often expertly combining skilful calligraphy with stunning draughtsmanship, these works all pay homage to what went before them.

Focusing on classical painting, especially the colour-infused work of the Ming (1368–1644) and Qing dynasties (1644–1912), this delightful book reveals the fascinating history of Chinese painting. From Dai Jin to Ma Quan; from dramatic mountainscapes and tranquil rivers, through intricate and vivid depictions of animals and flowers, to peaceful pastoral scenes and busy tableaux of court life, the engaging text and lush reproductions ensure an enchanting read.
Sharmaine Kwan is an artist from Hong Kong who works in a range of areas including painting, illustration, contemporary art, video and design. She has long been interested in Chinese painting as it was one of the very first art mediums she started practising at the age of five, and has always been fascinated by its versatility and endl...
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Title:Traditional Chinese Painting Masterpieces Of Art
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:128 pages, 9.09 X 7.99 X 0.7 in
Shipping dimensions:128 pages, 9.09 X 7.99 X 0.7 in
Published:August 29, 2019
Publisher:Flame Tree Publishing
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781787553002

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