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Taoism and the arts of China / Stephen Little with Shawn Eichman ; with essays by Patricia Ebrey [and others].

Little, Stephen, 1954-
Date
[2000], ©2000
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Publication/Creation

Chicago : Art Institute of Chicago ; [Berkeley] : University of California Press, [2000], ©2000.

Physical description

415 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm

Edition

1st ed.

Notes

"This books was published in conjunction with the exhibition Taoism and the Arts of China organized by the Art Institute of Chicago and presented in the museum's Regenstein Hall from November 4, 2000 to January 7, 2001... [and] at the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco from February 21 to May 13, 2001"--T.p. verso.

Contents

Taoism and the arts of China / Stephen Little -- Taoism: the story of the way / Kristofer Schipper -- Taoist architecture / Nancy Shatzman Steinhardt -- Mapping early Taoist art: the visual culture of Wudoumi Dao / Wu Hung -- Taoism and art at the court of Song Huizong / Patricia Ebrey.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (p. 392-405) and index.

Languages

  • English


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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 0520227840
  • 0520227859