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Chinese artistic kites

KК»uei-ming Ha

Chinese artistic kites

by KК»uei-ming Ha

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Published by China Books & Periodicals in San Francisco, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • China.,
  • China
    • Subjects:
    • Kites -- China.,
    • Kites -- China -- Patterns.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of: Chung-kuo Ha shih feng cheng.

      Statementby Ha Kuiming and Ha Yigi ; photography by Wang Xu ; translated by Ralph Kiggell.
      SeriesThe culture and art of China series, Chung-kuo wen hua i shu tsʻung shu.
      ContributionsHa, I-chʻi, 1954-, Wang, Xu.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTL759.4.C6 H313 1990
      The Physical Object
      Pagination158 p. :
      Number of Pages158
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2222839M
      ISBN 100835122794
      LC Control Number89060883

      Chinese Kites, Kites Craft, Chinese Design, Paper Plane, China Art, Ancient China, Sketch Design, Christmas And New Year, Art Education Coin Crafts Diy And Crafts Arts And Crafts Jewelry Crafts Jewelry Art Wood Bark Wood Wood Tree Of Life Art Glue Art28 pins. The History Of Kites Since AD (the Noughties!) Although all the traditional forms of Chinese kites can still be seen, some Chinese kite makers are getting more adventurous these days. New innovative designs, 'art kites' and novelty designs are appearing. This is just like the Western kite scene.

      'Kite' was also known as Zhiyuan or Yaozi in ancient China, which means paper kite in the shape of an eagle or swallow. Originally, it was used as a form of technology during wars but later in its development it gradually became a traditional Chinese handicraft of great artistic value. Chinese kites, Chinese dragon kites, Chinese cultural products, Chinese decorate kites, Chinese bird kites, Chinese arts Chinese crafts, Chinese gifts, Chinese traditional kites, Chinese folk kites, Oriental kites, Chinese mini kites, China kites, Chinese collectibles, Chinese home decor, Chinese embroidery, Chinese clay crafts, Chinese Terracotta Army, Chinese Terracotta Warriors, Chinese.

      You searched for: chinese kite art! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Let’s get started! The National Museum of Art in Beijing held an exhibition of Chinese Kites which ended in February The kites were from artists in Beijing, Tianjin, Weifang, Nanjing and Nantong. These are all centers of traditional kite making in China. Kites have been .


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