by Lo, Kai-Yin; Ho, Puay-peng; Li, Yuxiang, 1962-; Knapp, Ronald G., 1940-; Hong Kong. City Museum & Art Gallery; China Institute (New York); Asia Society.Publisher: Hong Kong : Yungmingtang, 1999.Description: 253 pages : illustrations, maps, plans ; 22 x 27 cm.ISBN: 9789628555413; 9628555413.Other title: Vernacular environment in China; 古承今襲 : 中國民間生活方式; 中國民間生活方式.Subject(s): Vernacular architecture -- China -- Exhibitions | Architecture, Domestic -- China -- Exhibitions | Dwellings -- China -- Exhibitions | Dwellings -- Symbolic aspects -- China | House furnishings -- China -- Exhibitions | China -- Social life and customs
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Published in conjunction with the exhibition held at City Hall, Hong Kong, 26 June - 6 July 2000 and China Institute, New York, 24 January - 10 June 2001. Symposium: House home family: living and being Chinese, organized by China Institute and Asia Society, New York, 28 April 2001.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-251).
At home in China : domain of propriety, repository of heritage / Ronald G. Knapp. - The influence and inter-relations between traditional Chinese architecture and furniture / Kai-yin Lo. - Introductions / Puay-Peng Ho. - Photographs. Shanxi. - Wannan (South Anhui). - Jiangnan (Jiangsu and Zhejiang). - Minxi (West Fujian). - Hong Kong. - Links and variations. - Living patterns.
Text in English and Traditional Chinese.