Beispielbild für diese ISBN

Views from Jade Terrace: Chinese Women Artists 1300-1912

Weidner, Marsha; Laing, Ellen Johnston; Lo, Irving Yucheng; Chu, Christina; Robinson, James; Edited By Debra Edelstein

1 Bewertungen bei Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0847810038 / ISBN 13: 9780847810031
Verlag: Indianapolis Museum of Art and Rizzoli Intl. Publ., New York, New York, U.S.A., 1988
Zustand: Very Good Hardcover
Verkäufer Maze of Books (Petaluma, CA, USA)

AbeBooks Verkäufer seit 10. Februar 2003

Anzahl: 1

Gebraucht kaufen
Preis: EUR 39,12 Währung umrechnen
Versand: EUR 9,28 Von USA nach Deutschland Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer
In den Warenkorb legen


pp. 231 incl. Index and list of Chinese and Japanese Terms. This exhibit traveled to Indianapolis, Richmond, Va, San Francisco, Washington, D.C. and Hong Kong during 1988 and 1989. Upper right corners of boards are bumped, dust jacket has 4 small tears on the top front edge and a couple of 1/2" tears on the back. Now covered with mylar. An excellent reference book. Very clean, tight and filled with beautiful pictures as well as thorough research writing. Size: 12" or 31cm Tall. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 002562

Dem Anbieter eine Frage stellen

Bibliografische Details

Titel: Views from Jade Terrace: Chinese Women ...

Verlag: Indianapolis Museum of Art and Rizzoli Intl. Publ., New York, New York, U.S.A.

Erscheinungsdatum: 1988

Einband: Black Hardboard

Illustrator: Chinese Women

Zustand:Very Good

Zustand des Schutzumschlags: Good DJ Mylar Covered

Auflage: Probable First Edition.

Art des Buches: Art Catalog/Art Catalogue

Über diesen Titel


Dust jacket notes: "Women artists of China have long been overshadowed in Western literature by their better-known male counterparts. This volume brings together some eighty paintings by forty-three Chinese women artists whose lives collectively span six centuries. Based on an exhibition organized by the Indianapolis Museum of Art, this selection of paintings from thirty-seven collections around the world provides an overview of an important aspect of the history of Chinese art. Records are scarce for women painters within the tradition of Chinese art before the Yuan dynasty (1279-1368). In that period, wives and daughters of the gentry began to produce art in their homes for themselves and for their friends. They painted what they knew best, their gardens, homes, and collections. In time, not only the gentry but also courtesans, nuns, artisans, and even members of the imperial family gained recognition for their artistic accomplishments. The term Jade Terrace became associated with women during the sixth century, when a Chinese scholar assembled an anthology of poems that contained eight centuries of love poetry. coupled with earlier associations of bygone days and palatial realms where immortals gathered, Jade Terrace became synonymous with the best of womanhood. During the Qing dynasty (1644-1912), there appeared a volume devoted to women calligraphers and another to women painters, both incorporating this abstract realm in their titles. It is in tribute to these important texts that Views from Jade Terrace has been assembled...." Hardcover quarto, 232 pages, 202 illustrations, 95 in color.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.


We answer letters within one day. PLEASE be specific if you are requesting photos. We have a small internet business which evolved from a store-front twenty years ago. Our books are our friends. Sending them around the world to new homes is more fun than we ever thought it would be.

Zur Homepage des Verkäufers


Books will be shipped the day after payment is received. Credit-card orders must
be placed through AbeBooks or PayPal. If you contact us, we can send you a
PayPal invoice. The book may be held up to seven days until payment is received.


Your zip+4 (it's the block) speeds delivery. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required. Always ask: it's better than a misunderstanding.
PAYPAL payments are welcome, but be sure your instructions are clear. Title,stock #,cost & shipping address.
We will ship books to Foreign Countries using Flat Rate Priority or the M-Bag method -Air or Surface for larger books. Request a postage cost estimate. We try to accommodate your needs and keep postage down for you.

Alle Bücher des Anbieters anzeigen

akzeptiert von diesem Verkäufer

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Bankeinzug Vorauskasse Money Order Bar PayPal Nachnahme Rechnung Bankwechsel Banküberweisung