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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (2): 191–218.
Published: 01 October 2021
... they are “horses with a swollen back.” Camels conjured up a unique Beijing experience for many Republican-period authors. Shen Congwen 沈從文 (1902–1988), for example, recalls his fondness for the camel caravans in 1920s Beijing: “it was easy to catch sight of camel caravans, calm and unhurried, they walk on well...
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Archives of Asian Art (2014) 64 (1): 75–92.
Published: 01 April 2014
... enchanted Mao Zedong when he lived in poverty in Republican Beijing.38 After the Communists took over the park in 1949, they began transforming it into a site for their political events.39 Apart from the visit of the model workers and peasants represented by Li Keran, ﬁreworks displays were held...
Archives of Asian Art (2014) 64 (2): 165–190.
Published: 01 October 2014
..., collected, and appreciated. What might be called a con- noisseurial gaze for animals percolated into society and continued to be central to the experience of the Beijing Fig. 17. Zhu Qingqi, Luo Fukan. Calligraphy and animal zoological garden throughout the Republican era, as paintings. Four mounted...
Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (1): 51–83.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., for the court's inner circle, Puyi's dramatic escape from the Forbidden City amid the realities of a modern, Republican world. Copyright © 2020 Asia Society 2020 Puyi Pu Yi 溥儀 The Last Emperor 末代皇帝 Reginald F. Johnston [Zhuang Shidun] 莊士敦 Zheng Xiaoxu 鄭孝胥 Chen Baochen 陳寶琛 Zheng Chang 鄭昶 Zheng...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (2): 121–154.
Published: 01 October 2019
... that introduced ethnic minority patterns and a return to handicraft traditions into everyday objects that would shape populist consumer desires. Their designs crystallized a distinctive decorative vocabulary in late Republican China, shaped by wartime displacements that forged new collegial alliances, even...
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Archives of Asian Art (2013) 63 (1): 87–102.
Published: 01 April 2013
..., the Shanghai trade’s wartime growth. Few Shanghai which was facilitated by the Shanghai antiquities indus- dealers divulged the extent to which they sold to Japanese try, emptied existing sources in China.51 buyers during the Republican era. Dealers’ private ac...
Archives of Asian Art (2017) 67 (1): 83–109.
Published: 01 April 2017
... to lingering death. 3 91. 共誇天下無雙品,獨占人間第一香。Translation adapted from Murck, “Décor on Republican Era Tea Wares,” 239 . 92. 已推天下雙豔,更占人間第一香。Han Qi, “Peonies, Two Poems,” in Quan Song shi , juan 323, 6:4011–12. 93. See, e.g., Watt, “Official Art and Commercial Art,” 436 , pl. 229...
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Archives of Asian Art (2015) 65 (1-2): 87–115.
Published: 01 October 2015
... on Wansuidian’s interior walls. ment of Architecture. Modified by the author. Qing (1644–1911) or Republican Period (1912–1949) repaint ing. Photograph by the author, 2010...
Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (2): 191–214.
Published: 01 October 2018
... on Conservative Alternatives in Republican China . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press , 1976 . Giles, Herbert Allen . An Introduction to the History of Chinese Pictorial Art . Shanghai : Kelly and Walsh , 1905 . Gombrich, E. H. “ The Father of Art History: A Reading of the Lectures...
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Archives of Asian Art (2015) 65 (1-2): 1–24.
Published: 01 October 2015
... and their imita tors in the metaphorically. Shitao bore the pain of seeing his home early Republican era of being purvey ors of decadence disappear before the onslaught of a new culture and a who buried their faces in the ruins of a culture left behind foreign power...
Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (1): 129–150.
Published: 01 April 2022
.... Examining how Still Life appeased Republican-period anxieties about women citizens' consumption of commercial products while registering the art community's call for “art for life's sake,” this article contends that Qiu Ti's selection of subject matter was a response to the pressures she encountered...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (2): 133–156.
Published: 01 October 2018
..., in his Confusions of Pleasure , Timothy Brook examines how this was a multifaceted aspect of changing commercial patterns in the lower Jiangnan region in the late sixteenth century. Important recent studies of the Han period and Republican China include Barbieri-Low, Artisans in Early Imperial China...
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Archives of Asian Art (2007) 57 (1): 51–94.
Published: 01 April 2007
... (the largest about modern buildings, including the empty shell of a small h. 100 Â w. 130 Â d. 5.50) carved out along the base of late Qing- or Republican-period temple, which once this rock formation (Fig. 5). Chinese archeologists have also served as a schoolhouse. This building backs up to numbered...
Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (2): 225–244.
Published: 01 October 2020
... and have their foreheads shaved and their hair in a queue, looking rather like Qing- or early Republican-era Chinese. The work is overseen by a few better-dressed men wearing boots, fedoras, belted chuba s, and turquoise earrings. A few women wearing colorful aprons carry cloth bags over their shoulders...
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