Children in Chinese Art
|Subject||ART -- Performance. -- bisacsh
ART -- Reference. -- bisacsh
ART / Asian -- bisacsh
Art, Chinese -- Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912.
Art, Chinese -- Ming-Qing dynasties. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst01906786
Children in art.
Children in art. -- fast -- (OCoLC)fst00855249
Annotation Experts in the fields of Chinese art, religion, literature, and history introduce and illuminate many of the issues surrounding child imagery in China, including the frequent use of pictures of children to reinforce social values. Topics include a historical overview; images of children in song, painting, poetry, at play, as icons of good fortune, and in stories; the childhood of gods and sages; folk deities; and family pictures. The text is accompanied by 100-plus color and b&w illustrations. A glossary of Chinese characters is included. Edited by Wicks (art history, Miami U). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com).