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Author Bonds, Alexandra B., 1950-

Title Beijing opera costumes [electronic resource] : the visual communication of character and culture / Alexandra B. Bonds.

Imprint Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, c2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xix, 350 p. : col. ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [341]-343) and index.
Contents The world of traditional Jingju -- The world of traditional Jingju costumes -- The form and historical roots of costumes -- The symbolism and application of color -- The aesthetics and meanings of the embroidered imagery -- The costume compendium -- Makeup, hair and headdresses -- Dressing techniques and costume plots.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Opera -- Production and direction -- China -- Beijing.
Costume -- China -- Beijing.
Opera -- China -- Beijing.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780824829568 (hardcover : alk. paper)

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