Much of the best work in ceramics, textiles and other techniques was produced over a long period by the various Imperial factories or workshops, which as well as being used by the court was distributed internally and abroad on a huge scale to demonstrate the wealth and power of the Emperors.
In contrast, the tradition of ink wash painting, practiced mainly by scholar-officials and court painters especially of landscapes, flowers, and birds, developed aesthetic values depending on the individual imagination of and objective observation by the artist that are similar to those of the West, but long pre-dated their development there.
Early "stone age art" dates back to 10,000 BC, mostly consisting of simple pottery and sculptures.
After this early period Chinese art, like Chinese history, is typically classified by the succession of ruling dynasties of Chinese emperors, most of which lasted several hundred years.
Color maps showing over 3,000 locations of sunken and buried treasures and ships in the Western Hemisphere and British Isles. From the blurb: Faced with the challenge of driving the French from India, Robert Clive booked a passage in the East Indiaman Dodington for his voyage out in 1775.
He has investigated over 42,000 locations in the Western Hemisphere, and authenticated 3,500, most of which are included in this volume, with latitude and longitude, the name of the ship, when it sank, and other pertinent information.
Their salvage work was perilous for Clive's gold was jeaslously 'guarded' by Great White Death Sharks.
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