Along the Yangzi River: Regional Culture of the Bronze Age from Hunan. Jianming Chen, Xu Jay, Juliang Fu.

Along the Yangzi River: Regional Culture of the Bronze Age from Hunan

China Institue in America. 8.5 x 11", 117 pp., more than 60 color plates, chronology, 2 maps, bibliography, Selected list of Characters, paper, New York, 2011. Item #17
ISBN: 9780977405466


The middle bank of the Yangzi River is one of the most significant cradles of Chinese civilization and a historical area for the study of China’s Bronze Age. Several important excavations in the past few decades have enabled us to examine the little known aspects of this culture through exquisite bronze vessels.

Essays:

  • The Xiang River Valley Bronzes from a Cultural Perspective by Chen Jianming and Xiong Jianhua
  • Ancient Bronzes in Hunan: A Survey by Jay Xu
  • Shang and Zhou Dynasty Bronzes Unearthed from Hunan: Their Artistic Characteristics and Uses by Fu Juliang.

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