TITLE

The Water Mill and Northern Song Imperial Patronage of Art, Commerce, and Science

AUTHOR(S)
Liu, Heping
PUB. DATE
December 2002
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec2002, Vol. 84 Issue 4, p566
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the Northern Song dynasty's patronage of water mills and other innovations of hydraulic engineering during the period of 960-1126. Details on the Chinese painting of architectural subjects called jiehua; Profile of jiehua painter Guo Zhongshu; Description of the painting 'The Sluice Gate with Freight Carts' or 'The Water Mill'; Representation of state commerce in 'The Water Mill'; Advances in hydraulic engineering.
ACCESSION #
8713012

 

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