Living heritage : vernacular environment in China = 古承今襲 : 中國民間生活方式 / [editor, Kai-yin Lo, Puay-peng Ho ; photography, Li Yuxiang, Kai-Yin Lo, Puay-Peng Ho ; translation, Brenda Li].

by Lo, Kai-YinLooking glass; Ho, Puay-pengLooking glass; Li, Yuxiang, 1962-Looking glass; Knapp, Ronald G., 1940-Looking glass; Hong Kong. City Museum & Art GalleryLooking glass; China Institute (New York); Asia SocietyLooking glass.

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 customsLooking glass
Partial contents:
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.
Note: 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.Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-251). Language: Text in English and Traditional Chinese.
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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.

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