Artistic and Cultural Exchanges between Europe and Asia, 1400-1900

Rethinking Markets, Workshops And Collections
Author(s): 
North, Michael
ISBN: 
9780754669371
Date published: 
July 2010
Hardback
Price: 
£60.00

This book focuses on cultural exchange between different European and Asian civilizations. By investigating art markets, workshops and collections in Europe and Asia the authors exemplify the varieties of cultural exchange. The book examines the changing roles of Asian objects in European material culture and collections and puts a special emphasis on the reception of European visual arts in colonial settlements in Asia as well as in different Asian societies.