Richard M. Barnhart
Richard M. Barnhart is Professor Emeritus in the History of Art, Yale University.
Barnhart, Richard M.
Barnhart, Richard M.
United States of America
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Description: The Art of Mu Xin: Landscape Paintings and Prison Notes
The series of landscape paintings done by Mu Xin between 1977 and 1979 in the aftermath of one of the worst manmade disasters of the twentieth century, the Cultural Revolution (1966-76), comes at the end of a millennium during which landscape painting had flourished in China as it had nowhere else in the world. Since the tenth century, Chinese painters had been engaged in creating a continuous...