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The Austere Landscape

Jason C. Kuo

The Austere Landscape

by Jason C. Kuo

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  • 9 Currently reading

Published by SMC Publishing Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Hung-jen,
  • Landscape in art

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages276
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9149910M
    ISBN 10957948211X
    ISBN 109789579482110

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His austere landscapes are both the result of his creative transformation of Chinese art traditions as well as his personal statements on the human condition of the literati during an extremely turbulent period in Chinese history.

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He races to reach the ring-shaped world first, only to find himself stranded in a remote desert, imperiled by a strange flood of glowing "silver" that rises in the night like fog—a lethal fog that randomly rewrites the austere, Earthlike landscape.