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Author Ledderose, Lothar.

Title Ten thousand things [electronic resource] : module and mass production in Chinese art / Lothar Ledderose.

Imprint Princeton, New Jersey ; Chichester, West Sussex : Princeton University Press, 2000.


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Description vi, 266 p. : Grayscale Illustration ; 29 cm.
Series The A.W. Mellon lectures in the fine arts ; 1998.
Bollingen series ; 46.
ACLS Humanities E-Book.
Note This is the forty-sixth volume of the A. W. Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts, which are delivered annually at the National Gallery of Art, Washington. The volumes of lectures constitute Number XXXV in Bollingen Series, sponsored by the Bollingen Foundation.
Composed in Berkeley and Formata by Dix!
Printed and bound by CS Graphics, Singapore.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The System of Script -- Casting Bronze the Complicated Way -- A Magic Army for the Emperor -- Factory Art -- Building Blocks, Brackets, and Beams -- The Word in Print -- The Bureaucracy of Hell -- Freedom of the Brush?
Credits Designed and edited by Brian D. Hotchkiss, Vernon Press, Inc.
Frontispiece Fu Shen (born 1937), Wanwu (Ten Thousand Things), March 1997. Calligraphy.
Reproduction Electronic text and image data. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan, Michigan Publishing, 2019. EPUB file. ([ACLS Humanities E-Book])
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Subject Art, Chinese-Technique.
Mass production -- China.
Asian : -- China and Inner Asia.
Added Author American Council of Learned Societies.
In: ACLS Humanities E-Book. URL:
ISBN 0691006695 cloth : alk. paper
9780691009575 pbk : alk. paper
Standard No. 2027/heb.09180 hdl

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