skip to content
A day on the Grand Canal with the emperor of China, or, Surface is illusion but so is depth : a film Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

A day on the Grand Canal with the emperor of China, or, Surface is illusion but so is depth : a film

Author: David Hockney; Philip Haas; Program for Art on Film (New York, N.Y.)
Publisher: New York : Milestone, [1991]
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Discusses the Kangxi emperor's southern inspection tour, a 72-foot-long scroll by Wang Hui, and compares it with a later scroll by Xu Yang and a painting by Canaletto.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Nonfiction films
Documentary films
Feature films
Named Person: Hui Wang
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David Hockney; Philip Haas; Program for Art on Film (New York, N.Y.)
OCLC Number: 25145040
Notes: Produced for The Program for Art on Film.
Credits: Editor, Curtiss Clayton ; consultant, Maxwell K. Hearn.
Performer(s): David Hockney.
Description: 1 videocassette (47 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Other Titles: Day on the Grand Canal with the emperor of China
Surface is illusion but so is depth
Responsibility: by David Hockney and Philip Haas ; writer, David Hockney ; producer/director, Philip Haas.

Abstract:

Discusses the Kangxi emperor's southern inspection tour, a 72-foot-long scroll by Wang Hui, and compares it with a later scroll by Xu Yang and a painting by Canaletto.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/25145040> # A day on the Grand Canal with the emperor of China, or, Surface is illusion but so is depth a film
    a schema:Movie, bgn:VHS, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "25145040" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1109416> ; # Scrolls, Chinese
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1365393> ; # Imperial inspection tour of the South (Wang, Hui)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1907128> ; # Painting, Chinese--Ming-Qing dynasties
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/133600815#Event/1368_1912> ; # 1368 - 1912
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85096718> ; # Painting, Chinese--Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ND1043> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/759.95/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/65330434> ; # Hui Wang
    schema:alternateName "Day on the Grand Canal with the emperor of China" ;
    schema:alternateName "Surface is illusion but so is depth" ;
    schema:author <http://viaf.org/viaf/103648062> ; # David Hockney
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/146520415> ; # Program for Art on Film (New York, N.Y.)
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/103648062> ; # David Hockney
    schema:datePublished "1991" ;
    schema:description "Discusses the Kangxi emperor's southern inspection tour, a 72-foot-long scroll by Wang Hui, and compares it with a later scroll by Xu Yang and a painting by Canaletto."@en ;
    schema:director <http://viaf.org/viaf/233031871> ; # Philip Haas
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/133600815> ;
    schema:genre "Nonfiction films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Feature films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Documentary films"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "A day on the Grand Canal with the emperor of China, or, Surface is illusion but so is depth a film"@en ;
    schema:producer <http://viaf.org/viaf/233031871> ; # Philip Haas
    schema:productID "25145040" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/25145040#PublicationEvent/new_york_milestone_1991> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/133600815#Agent/milestone> ; # Milestone
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/25145040> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85096718> # Painting, Chinese--Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Painting, Chinese--Ming-Qing dynasties, 1368-1912"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1109416> # Scrolls, Chinese
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Scrolls, Chinese"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1365393> # Imperial inspection tour of the South (Wang, Hui)
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:name "Imperial inspection tour of the South (Wang, Hui)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1907128> # Painting, Chinese--Ming-Qing dynasties
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Painting, Chinese--Ming-Qing dynasties"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/103648062> # David Hockney
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Hockney" ;
    schema:givenName "David" ;
    schema:name "David Hockney" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/146520415> # Program for Art on Film (New York, N.Y.)
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Program for Art on Film (New York, N.Y.)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/233031871> # Philip Haas
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1954" ;
    schema:familyName "Haas" ;
    schema:givenName "Philip" ;
    schema:name "Philip Haas" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/65330434> # Hui Wang
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1632" ;
    schema:deathDate "1717" ;
    schema:familyName "Wang" ;
    schema:givenName "Hui" ;
    schema:name "Hui Wang" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/25145040>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/25145040> ; # A day on the Grand Canal with the emperor of China, or, Surface is illusion but so is depth a film
    schema:dateModified "2015-04-07" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.