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The first biographical dictionary of its sort in any Western language, this pioneering paintings presents brief, information-packed entries for roughly 1,800 chinese language artists of the 20th and twenty-first centuries. in recent times curiosity in glossy chinese language artwork has unfold around the globe. private and non-private collections are being shaped; classes in glossy chinese language paintings are provided in lots of universities and museums. even as, the variety of practising artists in China and the volume of released fabric have tremendously elevated. Michael Sullivan’s pathbreaking publication Art and Artists of Twentieth-Century China, released in 1996, incorporated a biographical index of a few 8 hundred artists. This quantity contains greater than two times that quantity, with entries which were revised, elevated, and taken brand new. Illustrated with pics and pictures of greater than seventy major artists, this complete, handy reference may be a vital software for someone drawn to the examine or choice of sleek chinese language art.

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