British Modernism and Chinoiserie

This volume examines the ways in which an intellectual vogue for a mythic China was a constituent element of British modernism. Traditionally defined as a decorative style that conjured a fanciful and idealized notion of China, chinoiserie was revived in in London's avant-garde circles, the Blo...

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Other Authors / Creators:Witchard, Anne Veronica, editor.
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Imprint: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2015].
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