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Classical Gardens in China

Classical Gardens in China 

by Liu Tuo

Discover the deep, ancient culture of Chinese gardening with this colorfully illustrated and informative book.

How did designers from the ancient dynasties combine flowers, plants, buildings, and ponds to create a work of art that expressed the thoughts and views of their time? How much did Confucianism, Zen Buddhism and Taoism influence their aesthetics? Answers to these questions are in the illustrated pages of Discovering China: Classical Gardens in China, where over 15 gardens unfold to reveal the culture and history of a civilization.

Code: 91782

Member Price: $15.26

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