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This ebook is a set of translations of modern paintings via modern chinese language aestheticians. end result of the relative isolation of China till lately, little is understood of this wealthy and ongoing aesthetics culture in China. even though many of the articles are concerned about the normal historical chinese language theories of artwork and wonder, many are encouraged by means of Western aesthetics, together with Marxism, and all are concerned about cross-cultural comparisons of chinese language and Western aesthetic traditions.

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