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Author Ravenal, John B., 1959-, author
Title Xu Bing : Tobacco Project, Duke/Shanghai/Virginia, 1999-2011 / John B. Ravenal ; with essays by Wu Hung, Lydia H. Liu, and Edward D. Melillo
Imprint Richmond [Va.] : Virginia Museum of Fine Arts ; Charlottesville [Va.] : Distributed by the University of Virginia Press, c2011
book jacket
 Euro-Am 3F Western Mat.  709.04074 X8 2011    AVAILABLE  -  30500101467663
Descript 116 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
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Note Published to accompany an exhibition held at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, Va., Sept. 10-Dec. 4, 2011
Includes index
Tobacco as a universal language / John B. Ravenal -- Xu Bing's Tobcco Project in Virginia: a timeline -- Xu Bing's Tobacco Project and its context / Wu Hung -- Fragrant mourning: thoughts on Xu Bing's Tobacco Project / Lydia H. Liu - A land "wholly built upon smoke": Colonial Virginia and the making of the global tobacco trade, 1612-1776 / Edward D. Melillo -- Tobacco Project 1, 2, 3 / Xu Bing
Subject Xu, Bing, 1955- Tobacco project -- Exhibitions
Site-specific installations (Art) -- Exhibitions
Tobacco in art -- Exhibitions
Alt Author Xu, Bing, 1955-
Wu Hung, 1945-
Liu, Lydia He
Melillo, Edward D
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Alt Title Tobacco Project, Duke/Shanghai/Virginia, 1999-2011
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