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SSI2-157 | Chinese Painting in the West

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Books in Primo are assigned Library of Congress Subject Headings.  In many ways, subject headings are a form of tagging, in that they represent the content of the material and provide ways for you to efficiently locate more materials that are conceptually related. 

Below are examples of subject headings useful for finding books about a particular topic within Chinese Art..

Art, Chinese Landscape Painting Chinese
Art, Chinese Influences Painting, Chinese Exhibitions
Art, Chinese 20th Century Painting, Chinese History
Art, Chinese -- 20th century -- Exhibitions Painting, Chinese
Art Chinese 21st century Painting, Chinese Catalogs
Art, Chinese Western Influences Ink Painting, Chinese

East and West in Art

Westerners in Asian Art

China Relations United States
Calligraphy, Chinese United States Relations China
Art industries and trade Chinese Art, Chinese -- Collectors and collecting -- United States
China Trade Art Art, Chinese -- Collectors and collecting -- China
  Art Patronage China History

Also search the name of a specific artist or a dynasty, e.g., Painting Chinese Ming Qing Dynasties 1368 1912 or
Tang Yin

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