Pictures and visuality in early modern China
- Craig Clunas.
- Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1997.
- Physical description
- 221 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
- ARTHIST-185/385-01 -- Arts of China in the Early Modern World, 1550-1800
- Vinograd, Richard E
- Clunas, Craig.
- Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-214) and index.
- Publisher's Summary
- The sixteenth century in China was a period of rapid and unprecedented economic expansion. The period also saw a parallel expansion in the sphere of cultural production, as a growing class of consumers of luxury goods benefited from the formation of one of the classic early modern consumer societie.
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- Original date
- "Originally published in Great Britain by Reaktion Books Ltd ... in 1997"--T.p. verso.
- 0691057613 (cloth : alk. paper)
- 9780691057613 (cloth : alk. paper)
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