Ms. Kwok Yin Ning Elaine : The Reception of Chinese Art from the Early 17th Century to 1767

Elaine_seminar_2012Date: 12 April 2012
Time: 5:00pm
Venue: Room 238 Main Building

This seminar examines the European reception of Chinese landscape painting as expressed in English language texts. By analyzing how the major early English writings of various kinds described, interpreted, and theorized Chinese landscape painting, I aim to explore the historical pattern of how Europeans understood Chinese landscape painting in the course of cross-cultural interaction in the 17th and the 18th centuries …(Please click on the image to read more)