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    DescriptionDisplaying the beauty and skill of Chinese ink paintings through a selection of highlights from the British Museum's collection, "Modern Chinese Ink Paintings" features hanging scrolls, hand scrolls, large-scale paintings and album leaves to explore the innovative contributions of individual masters from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Clarissa von Spee explores how their artistic work has helped shape the image of modern China, revealing how their works reflect the political climates and important events of the times in which they were created. With reference to artistic exchanges between Picasso and Zhang Daqian, the relationship between modern Chinese painting and the modern Western art scene is also highlighted in this informative and accessible introduction to the subject.


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    Title
    Modern Chinese Ink Paintings
    Subtitle
    A Century of New Directions
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Clarissa von Spee, By (author) Britta Erickson
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 128
    Width: 244 mm
    Height: 246 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 662 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780714124704
    ISBN 10: 0714124702
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.1
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1FPC
    BIC E4L: ART
    BIC subject category V2: AFC, ACBP
    BISAC V2.8: ART015000
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25840
    BIC subject category V2: 1FPC
    DC23: 759.951
    Thema V1.0: AGA, AFC
    Illustrations note
    66 colour illustrations
    Publisher
    BRITISH MUSEUM PRESS
    Imprint name
    BRITISH MUSEUM PRESS
    Publication date
    07 May 2012
    Publication City/Country
    London