skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
British modernism and chinoiserie Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

British modernism and chinoiserie

Author: Anne Veronica Witchard
Publisher: Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
This volume examines the ways in which an intellectual vogue for a mythic China was a constituent element of British Modernism.
Rating:

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

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Find a copy in the library

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

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version :
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Veronica Witchard
ISBN: 9781474422185 1474422187
OCLC Number: 1034191750
Notes: Previously issued in print: 2015.
Target Audience: Specialized.
Description: 1 online resource : illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Contents: Introduction: "the lucid atmosphere of fine Cathay" / Anne Witchard --
China and the formation of the modernist aesthetic ideal / David Porter --
Shared affinities : Katherine Mansfield, Ling Shuhua and Virginia Woolf / Patricia Laurence --
Roger Fry, Chinese art and The Burlington magazine / Ralph Parfect --
Chinese artistic influences on the vorticists in London / Michelle Ying-Ling Huang --
The idea of the Chinese garden and British aesthetic modernism / Elizabeth Chang --
"Beautiful, baleful absurdity" : chinoiserie and modernist ballet / Anne Witchard --
Fashion, chinoiserie and modernism / Sarah Cheang --
The Oriental and the music hall : sound and space in Thomas Burke's Limehouse Chinatown / Paul Kendall --
Staging China, excising the Chinese : Lady Precious Stream and the darker side of chinoiserie / Diana Yeh --
Chinoiserie : an unrequited architectural affair / Edward Denison.
Responsibility: Anne Witchard.

Abstract:

This volume examines the ways in which an intellectual vogue for a mythic China was a constituent element of British Modernism.

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


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1034191750<\/a>> # British modernism and chinoiserie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:MediaObject<\/a>, schema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"1034191750<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/stk<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/modernism_art_great_britain<\/a>> ; # Modernism (Art)--Great Britain<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Place\/china<\/a>> ; # China.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/modernism_literature_great_britain<\/a>> ; # Modernism (Literature)--Great Britain<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/709.41\/e23\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Place\/great_britain<\/a>> ; # Great Britain.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/classification\/NX650<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/modernism_literature<\/a>> ; # Modernism (Literature)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/public_opinion_british<\/a>> ; # Public opinion, British<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/arts_british_foreign_influences<\/a>> ; # Arts, British--Foreign influences<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/modernism_art<\/a>> ; # Modernism (Art)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> schema:EBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contentRating<\/a> \"Specialized.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2017<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"This volume examines the ways in which an intellectual vogue for a mythic China was a constituent element of British Modernism.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:editor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Person\/witchard_anne_veronica<\/a>> ; # Anne Veronica Witchard<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/2092783403<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"Electronic books<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#CreativeWork\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"British modernism and chinoiserie<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"1034191750<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <http:\/\/www.myilibrary.com?id=1027195<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <http:\/\/edinburgh.universitypressscholarship.com\/view\/10.3366\/edinburgh\/9780748690954.001.0001\/upso-9780748690954<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <https:\/\/doi.org\/10.3366\/edinburgh\/9780748690954.001.0001<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <http:\/\/0-doi.org.pugwash.lib.warwick.ac.uk\/10.3366\/edinburgh\/9780748690954.001.0001<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:url<\/a> <http:\/\/books.scholarsportal.info\/viewdoc.html?id=\/ebooks\/ebooks3\/oso\/2017-09-15\/1\/upso-9780748690954<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781474422185<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1034191750<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/0-doi.org.pugwash.lib.warwick.ac.uk\/10.3366\/edinburgh\/9780748690954.001.0001<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:comment<\/a> \"Connect to UPSO e-book<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/709.41\/e23\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Person\/witchard_anne_veronica<\/a>> # Anne Veronica Witchard<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Witchard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Anne Veronica<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Anne Veronica Witchard<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Place\/china<\/a>> # China.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"China.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"China<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Place\/great_britain<\/a>> # Great Britain.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Great Britain.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/arts_british_foreign_influences<\/a>> # Arts, British--Foreign influences<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Arts, British--Foreign influences<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/modernism_art<\/a>> # Modernism (Art)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Modernism (Art)<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/modernism_art_great_britain<\/a>> # Modernism (Art)--Great Britain<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Modernism (Art)--Great Britain<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/modernism_literature<\/a>> # Modernism (Literature)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Modernism (Literature)<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/modernism_literature_great_britain<\/a>> # Modernism (Literature)--Great Britain<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Modernism (Literature)--Great Britain<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#Topic\/public_opinion_british<\/a>> # Public opinion, British<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Public opinion, British<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/classification\/NX650<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/stk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"stk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/2092783403#CreativeWork\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Print version :<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isSimilarTo<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1034191750<\/a>> ; # British modernism and chinoiserie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781474422185<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"1474422187<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9781474422185<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1034191750<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1034191750<\/a>> ; # British modernism and chinoiserie<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2019-07-13<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n