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- DescriptionFocuses on the period prior to the eighth century C.E. to demonstrate that the significance of inscriptions on stone embedded in nature depends on the interaction of words with topography. This book is a study devoted to these texts, moya or moya shike, carved into the natural terrain on granite boulders and cliffs at sites of historic interest.
- Author BiographyRobert E. Harrist Jr. is the Jane and Leopold Swergold Professor of Chinese Art History at Columbia University. He is the author of Power and Virtue: The Horse in Chinese Art and Painting and Private Life in Eleventh-Century China: Mountain Villa by Li Gonglin and co-author of The Embodied Image: Chinese Calligraphy from the John B. Elliott Collection.
- Author(s)Robert E. Harrist
- PublisherUniversity of Washington Press
- Date of Publication15/03/2008
- GenreFine Arts / Art History
- Place of PublicationWashington
- Country of PublicationUnited States
- ImprintUniversity of Washington Press
- Content Note153 illus., 20 in color
- Weight1451 g
- Width178 mm
- Height254 mm
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