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Stones from comparatively hard jade to the aptly named soapstone have always presented a challenge to the craftsman. ...
... brief study will show why the Chinese and others revered ... was divided conveniently into four ... and other material into their ivory carvings, and from ...
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It is generally conceded that the Chinese were the first to use native lacquer. The Japanese, however, early discovered the art, beginning to make it ...
... wares, including lacquer cabinets, Chinese porcelain, and ... ivory, lapis lazuli, and jade were employed. ... Italian designs; in others Carolian carvings, which were ...
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The Temple of the Great Dragon, Pekin (A.D. 1420), circular and triple-roofed, stands in an enclosure measuring one square mile and containing the pr ...
... must be single-roofed ... wide rivers, like a huge snake wrought in stone ... the front and covered with symbolic carvings, while mythical ...
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In light mood it narrates the passing occurrence or the amusing anecdote. And not the least of the wonders of the Arab dancing is the emphasis it pla ...
... it be understood that Japanese and Chinese dancing shall be ... danger of which she, the snake charmer, is ... dancing the style shown in the carvings of the Pharaoh ...
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Painted furniture has become a definite note in almost every house. Perhaps there is only one chair, a table, a desk or a chest in the livingroom, bu ...
... , canary yellow, parchment, Chinese red, Cassino ... to finish the edge, as jade green on black ... cork or block, and for carvings and moldings the ...
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... in her cultured restraint among the Chinese ivory carvings of ... than the" young" ivory Snake Goddess from Cnossus ... cultured restraint among the Chinese ivory carvings of obscenity Natural ...
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... Nantchvyd (designs in the Chinese manner) and pastorals ... patterns in jewels. Even precious jade objects were inlaid ... rosewood, tulip, purple and snake wood. Verdigris ...
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... in the shape of figures, Chinese pagodas, and ... Japan. Ivory, bone, jade, wood, ... among his ancestors may find ivory carvings which he brought ...
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... this scarcely seems true in some Chinese stone carvings. ... included turquoise, lapis lazuli, jade, amber, ... seems true in some Chinese stone carvings. The precious ...
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The high prices that jades command, even in China, have made a great demand for a kind of chalcedony, which the sharp merchants of Canton sell to str ...
... Assisi Oriental Art: Writers On Oriental Art Pottery And Porcelain-Chinese More Pottery ... Chinese potter, and has not been successfully imitated elsewhere. ...
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