Scenes along the River during the Qingming Festival

Art
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SKU:
9781602200036
Publisher:
Shanghai Press
ISBN:
9781602200036
Format:
Hardcover, Jacketed
Date Published:
10/10/2010
Illustrations:
a more than five-meter panorama running from right to left
Number of Pages:
52
Trim Size:
10 1/4 X 15

The painting Qingming Shang He Tu ("Scenes along the River during the Qingming Festival"),an over 16-foot panorama running from right to left, is considered to be one of the most brilliant works in Chinese art history. It is a masterpiece of realism, recording the pulse of a thriving, historical town and showing extraordinary detail.


About the Author:
Zhang Zeduan (960–1127) was a court painter during the reign of Emperor Huizong of Song Dynasty.