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Chinese Shadow Theatrelibretti (Ethnographical Museum of Sweden Monograph No. 15)

Sven Broman

Chinese Shadow Theatrelibretti (Ethnographical Museum of Sweden Monograph No. 15)

by Sven Broman

  • 173 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Coronet Books Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese drama,
  • Shadow plays,
  • Translations into English,
  • China

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9123013M
    ISBN 109185344257
    ISBN 109789185344253

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    - Chinese shadow play or Chinese shadow puppetry is acted by nifty silhouette figures made from leather or paper. An authentic shadow play will offer a special China travel to remember!   Chinese shadow puppets are made, in a labor-intensive process, from cow skins that are carved, dyed, ironed and hand-stitched. Because the rawhide .

    This Chinese shadow puppet is illustrative of the ornate detail that goes into the figures. In the collection of The Children's Museum of In Emily Alexander Education, Museums, Etc. Shadow Images Shadow Art Shadow Play Illustrations Illustration Art Shadow Theatre Paper Puppets Up Book Shadow Puppets. Lotte Reiniger Silhouette motion art. Xuanzang pronounced Shwezang in the Chinese was an incredible monk and mishi Saran the author does a decent job catching up with him as she travel through china and the Indian books style is a travel memoir with the travel being, following the footsteps of this monk he walked, she takes every possible vehicle imaginable.I would have liked a little more walking for some reason /5(15).


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Chinese Shadow Theatrelibretti (Ethnographical Museum of Sweden Monograph No. 15) by Sven Broman Download PDF EPUB FB2

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