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Chinese art : treasures of the national palace museum / Lee & Lee Communications.

Other author/creatorFilms for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group.
Other author/creatorLee & Lee Communications.
Format Electronic and Video (Streaming)
Publication InfoNew York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2005], ©1999.
Description1 streaming video file (41 min.) : sound, color, digital file.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Variant title Treasures of the national palace museum
Contents Pottery and Curio Cabinet (3:14) -- Pendant and Pottery Vessels (3:14) -- Perfumer, Vase, and Mirror (3:28) -- Bronze, Ding Vessel, and Perfumer (3:39) -- Wine Vessel, Sancai, and Porcelain (4:53) -- Floral Enamel, Vase & Fruit Carving (3:53) -- Ink Stone, Bamboo, and Tripod Bowl (3:19) -- Bodhisattvas, Buddha, & Bodhisattvas (4:33) -- Buddha, Dharma Guardian & Vessel (4:43) -- Calligraphy, Landscape & Court Art (4:15)
Abstract This program spotlights 33 works of Chinese art seldom ever seen outside of the National Palace Museum. Spanning approximately 5,000 years of history, this diverse collection of pieces includes a Neolithic pottery jar; bronze fangzun and fangyi vessels from the late Shang-early Zhou period; a bronze ding vessel from the Late Western Zhou period; a Tang figurine in sancai glaze; a Ming cup in doucai enamels; and a Qing cylindrical curio cabinet. Displayed in chronological order and shown from numerous angles, these cultural artifacts comprise an indispensable educational resource for art history and Asian studies curriculums. Access points, provided in index form, make locating each artifact easy.
General noteEncoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 12, 2005.
General noteFilms on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 11 & up.
Technical detailsMode of access: Internet.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description.
Issued in other formOriginally produced: Lee & Lee Communications, 1999 9781421398143
Genre/formEducational films.
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number8854 Films Media Group

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