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Europa und die Kaiser von China
AuthorBerliner Festspiele
Budde, Hendrik
Müller-Hofstede, Christoph
Sievernich, Gereon
Pub. LocationFrankfurt am MainPublisherInsel Verlag
Date1985Phys. Desc.389 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 27 cm.
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberDS750.82.E9 1985
Europa und die Kaiser von China / Berliner Festspiele ; [Redaktion, Hendrik Budde, Christoph Müller-Hofstede, Gereon Sievernich].
Text in German ; some essays translated from the English, some from the French.
Catalogue of an exhibition organized by the Berliner Festspiele, held in Berlin from May 12 to August 18, 1985, dealing with the relations between China and Europe during the period 1240-1816.
Bibliography: p. 383-387.

***Graphic resource: one of the best sources for clear reproductions of images East and West in the European mind, with Jesuit painting and portraiture, European globes, maps, charts; Yuanming Yuan, Beijing and the Forbidden City maps, Chinoiserie, works by Castiglione, Attiret, Verbiest, W. Alexander, Amiot. Many illustrations taken from Western books on China, including title pages.

Subject(s)Europe--Relations--China--Exhibitions
Europe--Civilization--Chinese influences
China--Kings and rulers--Art collections--Exhibitions
China in art
China in Western art
Art, European--Chinese influences
China--Civilization--Western influences
Rec. TypeExhibition catalogLanguageGerman
CollectionRicci Institute LibraryEdition1. Aufl.Rec. #9181
ISBN3458142673OCLC19017894