Early Chinese Texts on Painting. In addition to his being an accomplished painter, these sources indicate that Zou Fulei was a follower of esoteric Daoism, a complex system of beliefs in which individuals sought to achieve physical immortality by means of various alchemical practices. Poetry as inspiration: scholarly paintings in the late Northern Song. You should develop the habit of checking both on a regular basis I recommend doing so daily. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1997. Night Revels of Han Xizai. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2000 , 202—13.
The texts are presented in accurate and readable translations, and prefaced with artistic and historical background information to the formative periods of Chinese theory ind criticism. After the she attended in , graduating in Art History in 1955. As laments of mist subside, my empty room grows cold, Traces of ink preserve the shadows that come to my window. You can submit written work via. This includes regular and punctual attendance see Attendance policy below and participating in discussions in class or on the Canvas discussion board. In this paper 1500—2100 words you will focus on a single Chinese painting from the period 618—1368.
Painting and Daoist thought in the Song dynasty. I charge the chilly toad to keep the old plum company. Dahmen-Dallapiccola, Anna Libera, and Stephanie Zingel-Avé Lallemant, eds. It collects important Chinese writings about painting, from the earliest examples through the fourteenth century, allowing readers to see how the art of this rich era was seen and understood in the artists' own times. Aizen Myôô: The Esoteric King of Lust. Although undated here, the poem is published in the second collection of Qianlong's literary works, which indicates that it was composed in late November 1748, when the emperor probably inscribed it on Zou Fulei's painting.
From Concept to Context: Approaches to Asian and Islamic Calligraphy. Together with his older brother Fuyuan, also a painter, he apparently lived in a Daoist monastery or retreat called the Cinnabar Chamber of the Cavern Mystery, located in the eastern part of Hesha District in Songjiang County in the vicinity of modern Shanghai. When quoting directly from a text—say, five words or more in succession—you need to put those words in quotation marks and include a parenthetical reference or footnote citing the source. A Breath of Spring, by Tsou Fu-lei. The Southern Song Painting Academy: Ma Yuan and Ma Lin. A History of Early Chinese Painting. Some of the texts in this treasury fall into the broad category of aesthetic theory; some describe specific techniques; some discuss the work of individual artists.
The flower-and-bird genre of painting. I mark down three points for each calendar day that an assignment is late. Natural subjects in Yuan painting: flowers-and-birds, bamboo, and plum blossoms. Honen, the Buddhist Saint: His Life and Teaching. Literati identity in the Song dynasty. Chinese Painting: Leading Masters and Principles.
The concept of play in Southern Song literati paintings. Attendance policy: I consider attendance at lectures to be mandatory. Goepper, Roger, and Jaroslav Poncar. In addition, all sources that you cite need to be included in a list of works cited at the end of the assignment. A Short Guide to Writing about Art. Reconsidering the narrative of Yuan painting.
I would prefer to explain what it is and how to avoid it before it happens rather than after. Jiangnan southern landscape style: Zhao Gan and Dong Yuan. Painters at the Mongol court. O-bei shuzo Chugoku hosho meiseki shu Masterpieces of Chinese Calligraphy in American and European Collections. The texts are presented in accurate and readable translations, and prefaced with artistic and historical background information to the formative periods of Chinese theory and criticism. Graham, in An Anthology of Chinese Literature, ed.
If you are unsatisfied with a grade, please prepare a written statement explaining what grade you think you should have received and why, and submit it to me along with the assignment for review. The Immortal of Budding Pearls envied Lady Nuyi's art, And purposely came stealing in before the eastern wind. Learning objectives: One objective is for students to gain practical skills useful in any study of art history, including an understanding of how meaning can be encoded in visual media and improved proficiency in writing. Throughout the semester you will write several 300—600-word papers responding to some of the assigned primary and secondary sources. Some of the texts in this treasury fall into the broad category of aesthetic theory; some describe specific techniques; some discuss the work of individual artists. Bearing an appellation well-suited to a humble recluse living in austere circumstances, Zou Fulei's own residence or studio was named the Tumbleweed Shack, where he devoted himself to the typical introspective pursuits of a gentleman scholar living in retirement, such as playing the zither qin , reading and writing, and painting.