qA wealth of interesting detail and provocative ideas about the life and creative activities of a fascinating major figure in 20th century Chinese art. BarmAc makes a convincing case for seeing in Feng's mixture of traditionalist and progressive concern--and interest in Chinese and Western aesthetics, Buddhism and patriotism--a humanism that transcends categorization.q--Jeffrey Wasserstrom, author of Twentieth-Century China: New Approaches... art as a child through illustrated editions of the classical novels Romance of the Three Kingdoms and The Water Margin. ... on the Mustard Seed Garden Manual, and by his early teens he had traced and colored all of the figures in the book.
|Title||:||An Artistic Exile|
|Publisher||:||Univ of California Press - 2002|