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Traditional Chinese Painting Masterpieces

Traditional Chinese Painting Masterpieces

Flame Tree Publishing

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Traditional Chinese painting is a timeless and beautiful art form that has been practiced for centuries. It uses special techniques and themes to create stunning artworks in ink and wash. Whether the paintings are realistic and detailed or expressive and lively, they all show respect for the traditions that came before. This wonderful book focuses on classical painting, particularly the colorful works from the Ming and Qing dynasties. It takes us on a journey through the captivating history of Chinese painting, showcasing the talents of artists like Dai Jin and Ma Quan. We get to explore majestic mountains, serene rivers, intricate animal and flower depictions, peaceful countryside scenes, and bustling court life. With engaging text and gorgeous pictures, this book is a delightful and enchanting read for anyone interested in the beauty of Chinese art.

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Product Details

  • Product Type: Monograph, Hardcover
  • 128 pages, with 100 illustrations
  • Publication Date:
  • Shipping Dimensions: 9.0 × 8.0 × 0.7 inches
    (22.9 × 20.3 × 1.8 cm)
  • Shipping Weight: 4.0 lb (64.0 oz; 1814 g)
  • SKU010002411 | ISBN: 9781787553002

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About Sharmaine Kwan

Sharmaine Kwan is an artist from Hong Kong who works in a range of areas including painting, illustration, contemporary art, video and design. She has long been interested in Chinese painting as it was one of the very first art mediums she started practising at the age of five, and has always been fascinated by its versatility and endless possibilities. Having participated in various art trips and events, she had the opportunity to exchange thoughts and receive advice from renowned Hong Kong Chinese painting masters, and artists and professors from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing, which has given her insight on different perspectives. Sharmaine has also received numerous awards from international art competitions and her work has been shown in exhibitions worldwide in different cities such as London, Moscow, Athens, Seoul and Beijing.

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