TITLE

Water Sprites and Ancestor Spirits: Reading the Architecture of Jinci

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Tracy G.
PUB. DATE
March 2004
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Mar2004, Vol. 86 Issue 1, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Shows that the patronage groups at Jinci or the Memorial Shrine of Jin, actively employed history writing and temple building to communicate an understanding of the site that would benefit them. Significance of the Sage Mother Hall to the study of Chinese art and architecture; Importance of the site to the local people; History of the two deities of Jin and their relation to the site of Jinci.
ACCESSION #
12338447

 

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