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The great bronze age of China : an exhibition from the People's Republic of China / edited by Wen Fong ; introductory essays by Ma Chengyuan [and others] ; catalogue by Robert W. Bagley, Jenny F. So, Maxwell K. Hearn.

; Fong, Wen ; Bagley, Robert W ; So, Jenny F ; Hearn, Maxwell K ; Rogers D. Spotswood Collection
New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art, [1980] .
ISBN 9780300201529, 0870992260, 9780870992261, 0300201524

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George Washington
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NK 7983.22 .N48 1980 (show me on map) Available Request
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
NK 7983.22 .N48 1980 (show me on map) Off-site
WRLC Shared Collections Facility
NK7983.22 .N48 1980 Off-site
George Mason
Gateway Library stacks
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Founders Library stacks
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Other Authors Bagley, Robert W.
Fong, Wen.
Hearn, Maxwell K.
So, Jenny F.
Rogers D. Spotswood Collection.
Subjects Bronzes, Chinese -- Qin-Han dynasties, 221 B.C.-220 A.D. -- Exhibitions.
Bronzes, Chinese -- Qin-Han dynasties.
Bronzes, Chinese -- To 221 B.C. -- Exhibitions.
Bronzes, Chinese.
Terra-cotta sculpture, Chinese -- Qin-Han dynasties, 221 B.C.-220 A.D. -- Exhibitions.
Terra-cotta sculpture, Chinese -- Qin-Han dynasties.
Description xv, 386 pages : illustrations (some color), folded map (inserted) ; 31 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Catalogue of an exhibition to be held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, and at four other cities during the period, 1980-1981.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 382-386).
Summary Describes the Chinese Bronze Age, including the development of the Chinese state, writing, religion and architecture.
Contents The splendor of ancient Chinese bronzes / Ma Chengyuan -- The study of Chinese Bronze Age arts : methods and approaches / Wen Fong -- The Chinese Bronze Age : a modern synthesis / Kwang-chih Chang -- Burial practices of Bronze Age China / Robert L. Thorp -- The beginnings of the Bronze Age : the Erlitou culture period / Robert W. Bagley -- The Zhengzhou phase (the Erligang period) / Robert W. Bagley -- The appearance and growth of regional bronze-using cultures / Robert W. Bagley -- The high Yinxu phase (Anyang period) / Robert W. Bagley -- The rise of the western Zhou dynasty / Robert W. Bagley -- Transformation of the bronze art in later western Zhou / Robert W. Bagley -- New departures in eastern Zhou bronze designs : the spring and autumn period / Jenny F. So -- The inlaid bronzes of the warring states period / Jenny F. So -- The waning of the Bronze Age : the western Han period (206 B.C.-A.D. 8) / Jenny F. So -- The terracotta army of the first emperor of Qin (221-206 B.C.) / Maxwell K. Hearn.
Genre Exhibition catalogs.
Geographic Area China
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5941721
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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