Eulogy for burying a crane and the art of Chinese calligraphy /

"Eulogy for Burying a Crane (Yihe ming) is perhaps the most eccentric piece in China's calligraphic canon. Apparently marking a burial of a crane, the large inscription, datable to 514 CE, was once carved into a cliff on Jiaoshan Island in the Yangzi River. Since the discovery of its ruins...

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Author / Creator: Xue, Lei, 1975- (Author)
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: Seattle : University of Washington, [2019]
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Table of Contents:
  • Machine generated contents note: ch. 1 Inscribing The Island
  • ch. 2 Discovering The Past
  • ch. 3 Remaking The Model
  • Conclusion.