Art of the oriental bronze metallurgist

China, Korea, Japan 1500 B.C.-A.D. 1911 : Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, January 19-February 26, 1978
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  • English

Lowe Art Museum , Miami
Bronzes -- Exhibitions -- China., Bronzes -- Exhibitions -- Japan., Bronzes -- Exhibitions -- Korea., Bronzes, Ancient -- Exhibit
Statement(organized by Brian A. Dursum).
ContributionsDursum, Brian A., Lowe Art Museum.
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21347911M

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The Rigveda already uses the Sanskrit term Ayas (metal). The Indian cultural and commercial contacts with the Near East and the Greco-Roman world enabled an exchange of metallurgic sciences.

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In the show's catalogue ($60 in hard cover, $35 in paperback), Ulrich Hausmann, an art historian from Hamburg, West Germany, points out some esthetic affinities of certain of the Chinese. Chinese bronzes, any of a number of bronze objects that were cast in China beginning before bce.

Bronzes have been cast in China for about 3, years.

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Most bronzes of about – bce, roughly the Bronze Age in China, may be described as ritual vessels intended for the worship of ancestors. - Explore Steve Freeman's board "Japanese Bronze Vase", followed by people on Pinterest.

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– BCE) of early China used bronze vessels for rituals (see Chinese ritual bronzes) as well as farming implements and weapons. By BCE, excellent bronzes were being made in China in large quantities, partly as a display of status, and as many as large pieces were.

Ancient artifacts of Central and South Asia This book evaluates the artistic elements in the archeological and ancient artifacts of Bronze Age discovered in Mesopotamia, Persia, Eastern Syria and Indus Valley.

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History of Chinese Art. For a list of dates concerning arts and culture in China (plus those of Korea and Japan), see: Chinese Art Timeline (18, BCE - present). See also: Oldest Stone Age Art: Top Artworks. Bronze Age Art During the Shang Dynasty ( BCE).

A bronze blade will take a sharper edge than copper and will hold it longer. And bronze ornaments and vessels can be cast for a wide variety of purposes. The technology of bronze is first developed in the Middle East. Bronze is in use in Sumer, at Ur, in around BC, and in Anatolia shortly afterwards.

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The art has evolved with time, and religion, politics, and philosophy have all played an important role in ancient Chinese art. It has made a major contribution to the development of Bronze Age art ( BCE); Iron Age Art ( BCE) - notably Celtic metalwork (Gundestrup Cauldron, Battersea Shield), Persian Achaemenid goldsmithery, and Greek bronze sculpture - as well as early Christian art ( CE) (ecclesiastical vessels, liturgical crosses, bindings and.

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– ca. BC), and bronze ritual containers form the bulk of. Bronze is an alloy consisting primarily of copper, commonly with about 12–% tin and often with the addition of other metals (such as aluminium, manganese, nickel or zinc) and sometimes non-metals or metalloids such as arsenic, phosphorus or additions produce a range of alloys that may be harder than copper alone, or have other useful properties, such as stiffness, ductility.

Bronze sculpture dominates Japanese art from the Asuka and Nara periods (roughly the years to ).

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Buddhism continued to dominate Japanese artistic subject matter untilwhen widespread war within Japan changed the national mood from one of religious introspection to one of conflict and survival, and Samurai culture was born.

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Neolithic Art in China ( BCE).Chinese art is visual art that, whether ancient or modern, originated in or is practiced in China or by Chinese artists. The Chinese art in the Republic of China (Taiwan) and that of overseas Chinese can also be considered part of Chinese art where it is based in or draws on Chinese heritage and Chinese "Stone Age art" dates back to 10, BC, mostly consisting of simple pottery.