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Wu Li (1632-1718) : his life, his paintings
AuthorLin Xiaoping 林曉平
Wu Li 吳歷, 1632-1718
Pub. LocationLanham, MDPublisherUniversity Press of America
Date2001Phys. Desc.xvii, 217 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
LocationHallway CasesCall NumberN7349.W776 L56 2001
Wu Li (1632-1718) : his life, his paintings / Lin Xiaoping.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-200) and index.
Includes black & white reproduction of ten of Wu's landscape paintings, which are interpreted in the text.

Contents keywords: Early years, 1632-1659, place and tradition, Scholar-Painter and collecting in Changshu, boneless landscape style revival, Songjiang under Western influence, Madame Xu (Candida Xu), her collection of European curiosities, Illustrated Rosary; Concerned for the People, 1659-1666, with Zhu Yizun in 1666, visual narrative; Neo-Confucian scholar and Ming loyalist, 1659-1676, with Chen Hu, agony and skepticism in life and poetry, vist to Xingfu Temple and Buddhist monk Morong, with Wang Meng; in Beijing, 1671-1672, with Xu Zhijian, Jesuit presence in the Qing capital; 1672-1681, with de Rougemont, Ricci On Friendship, aesthetics of Thomas Aquinas; In Macao, 1681-1686, European influence;a rural priest, 1686-1781, in Shanghai, with Wang Hui.

Subject(s)Wu Li 吳歷, 1632-1718
Landscape painting, Chinese--Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1911
Painting, Chinese--European influences
Painting, Chinese--Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1911--Sources
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryRec. #4382