Power, identity and antiquarian approaches in modern Chinese art

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Yang, Chia-Ling (2014)
  • Publisher: Department of Art History, University of Birmingham
  • Journal: (issn: 2042-4752)
  • Subject: epigraphy | Republican China | Anthropology | Luo Zhenyu | Chinese painting and calligraphy | Huang Binhong | NX1-820 | antiquarian society | modern Chinese art | Yilao | Arts in general | GN1-890 | guohua | art society | collecting and commodity | jinshi | Shanghai | Qing loyalists | National Chinese Painting | antiquarian movement

The pursuit of antiquity was important for scholarly artists in constructing their knowledge of history and cultural identity in late Imperial China. Following various publications by Bi Yuan 畢沅 (1730-1797), Wu Yi 武億 (1745-1799) and Qian Daxin 錢大昕 (1728-1804) in the 18t... View more
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