Chinese Art and Architecture
Introductory survey from Neolithic times to the present. Topics include ritual bronze vessels of the earliest kingdoms, the Chinese transformation of Buddhism and its arts, imperial patronage of painting, the literati tradition of painting and calligraphy, and propagandistic art of the Cultural Revolution. Emphasizes the cultural contexts for Chinese visual culture.
- Credit will be granted for only one of AHVS 372A, HA 372.