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Collecting Objects/Excluding People: Chinese Subjects and American Visual Culture, 1830-1900

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Collecting Objects/Excluding People: Chinese Subjects and American Visual Culture, 1830-1900 - Metrick-Chen, Lenore
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Combining aesthetic and political history, explores the influence of Chinese people and objects on American visual culture. In Collecting Objects / Excluding People, Lenore Metrick-Chen demonstrates an unknown impact of Chinese immigration upon nineteenth-century American art and visual culture. The American ideas of Chineseness ranged from a negative portrayal to an admiring one and these varied images had an effect on museum art collections and advertising images. They brought new ideas into American art theory, ...

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Collecting Objects/Excluding People: Chinese Subjects and American Visual Culture, 1830-1900 2013, State University of New York Press, Albany

ISBN-13: 9781438443263

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Collecting Objects/Excluding People: Chinese Subjects and American Visual Culture, 1830-1900 2012, State University of New York Press, Albany, NY

ISBN-13: 9781438443256

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