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2018-09-29Zeitschriftenartikel DOI: 10.18452/19454
At the End of the Stream: Copy in 14 th to 17 th Century China
dc.contributor.authorXu, Dan
dc.date.accessioned2018-09-30T10:35:52Z
dc.date.available2018-09-30T10:35:52Z
dc.date.issued2018-09-29
dc.identifier.urihttp://edoc.hu-berlin.de/18452/20224
dc.description.abstractIn traditional Chinese art, copying masterpieces was widely practiced, the famous works existed in numerous versions through the ages when copies of copies, and copies of copies of copies (of copies) functioned as models for ensuing generations. Restricted by the material and the nature of painting and calligraphy, copy in China has never carried such dark connotations as it does in the West. The lack of the consensus of uniqueness and originality, resulted in paintings in series, as well as in countless “after manner” and homage versions. This article is concerned with the phenomenon of copy making in 14th to 17th century China. The discourse is led by a series of essential questions: Who were the copyists? What was the purpose or motivation? Who were the end-users? What messages do the copies convey? Answers to those questions unfold a panorama of the Chinese art history revolved around the employment of picture.eng
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherHumboldt-Universität zu Berlin
dc.rights(CC BY-SA 3.0 DE) Namensnennung - Weitergabe unter gleichen Bedingungen 3.0 Deutschlandger
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/de/
dc.subjectChinese Arteng
dc.subjectcopieseng
dc.subject.ddc700 Künste, Bildende und angewandte Kunst
dc.titleAt the End of the Stream: Copy in 14 th to 17 th Century China
dc.typearticle
dc.identifier.urnurn:nbn:de:kobv:11-110-18452/20224-6
dc.identifier.doihttp://dx.doi.org/10.18452/19454
local.edoc.container-titleKunsttexte
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local.edoc.container-typeperiodical
local.edoc.container-type-nameZeitschrift
local.edoc.container-volume2018
local.edoc.container-issue3
local.edoc.container-periodicalpart-titleOriginal - Copy - Forgery 2
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