ERIC Number: ED222436
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Reference Count: 0
Traditional and Contemporary Painting in China. A Report of the Visit of the Chinese Painting Delegation to the People's Republic of China.
National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC. Committee on Scholarly Communication with the People's Republic of China.
A group of American scholars who visited the People's Republic of China in October and November of 1977 to study Chinese paintings report on their trip. The purpose of the report is to provide information and insights which will be useful to other scholars in the field and which will help promote the development of strong ties between U.S. and Chinese art historians. Reports on the following are provided: Chinese paintings in Chinese museums; religious paintings; Yuan and Ming paintings; contemporary painting; Chinese calligraphy; art and archaeological finds on display in museums; and museums in China. Included in the appendices are the trip itinerary, names of the people met, and a listing of the paintings seen in China. (RM)
Descriptors: Administration, Archaeology, Art Appreciation, Art Education, Art History, Asian Studies, Chinese Culture, Higher Education, Manuscript Writing (Handlettering), Museums, Painting (Visual Arts), Religion, Travel
Chinese Painting Delegation Report, CSCPRC, National Academy of Sciences, 2101 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20418 (free).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Endowment for the Humanities (NFAH), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC. Committee on Scholarly Communication with the People's Republic of China.