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作者 Musillo, Marco, author
書名 The Shining inheritance : Italian painters at the Qing court, 1699-1812 / Marco Musillo
出版項 Los Angeles : Getty Research Institute, [2016]
國際標準書號 9781606064740
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 文哲所  909.26 M989    到期 08-01-20    30580003290231
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  ND1043.5 M987 2016    在架上    30530001269935
說明 vii, 184 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
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附註 "During Qing dynasty China, a series of Italian artists was hired through the Jesuit missionary network to work for the Qing Imperial Workshops in Beijing. In The Shining Inheritance: Italian Painters at the Qing Court, 1699-1812, Marco Musillo describes the professional adaptations and pictorial modifications to Chinese traditions that allowed these Italian painters--Giovanni Gherardini (1655-ca. 1729), Giuseppe Castiglione (1688-1766), and Giuseppe Panzi (1734-1812)--to work within the Chinese cultural sphere from 1699, the year of Gherardini's arrival in China, to 1812, the year of Panzi's death. Musillo focuses especially on the long career and influence of Castiglione (whose Chinese name was Lang Shining), who worked in Beijing for more than fifty years. Serving three Qing emperors, he was actively engaged in the pictorial discussions at court. The Shining Inheritance perceptively explores how each artist's levels of professional artistic training affected his understanding, selection, and translation of the Chinese pictorial traditions. Musillo further demonstrates how this East-West artistic exchange challenged the dogmas of European universality through a professional dialogue that became part of established workshop routines. The cultural elements, procedures, and artistic languages of both China and Italy were strategically played against each other in negotiating the successes and failures of the Italian painters in Beijing."--ECIP data view
Includes bibliographical references and index
Missionary encounters and artistic deceptions -- Amateurs -- Professionals -- The Italian professional painting training -- The painter's modular mind -- Castiglione's Italian training and Beijing production -- Managing perspectives -- Spaces to walk, paintings to touch -- Lyrical landscapes -- Consecrating mermaids, erasing shadows: forgotten dialogues between China and Italy
主題 Painting, Chinese -- Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912
Painting, Chinese -- European influences
Art, European -- Chinese influences
East and West in art
Gherardini, Giovanni Battista, 1655-approximately 1723
Castiglione, Giuseppe, 1688-1766
Panzi, Giuseppe, 1734-1812
Jesuit artists -- China -- History
Painters -- Italy -- Biography
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