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Author Li, Huishu
Title Empresses, art, & agency in Song dynasty China / Hui-shu Lee
Imprint Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2010
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  N5205.7.C6 L693 2010    AVAILABLE    30530105800908
Descript xi, 331 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-318) and index
Promoting palindromes -- Empress Liu and sage mother worship -- Imperial women and the art of writing -- Empress Wu and the aesthetics of worthiness -- Empress Yang and the art of expression -- The way of water
Subject Women art patrons -- China
Art patronage -- China
Sex role in art
Women -- China -- History -- To 1500
China -- Kings and rulers -- Art patronage
Art, Chinese -- Song-Yuan dynasties, 960-1368
Alt Title Empresses, art, and agency in Song dynasty China
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