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    Chinese Shadow Play

    Known as a precursor of modern movie, shadow play is a kind of drama in which silhouettes made of animal’s leather are projected onto a white screen. The performer manipulates the characters behind the screen while singing the libretto to tell the... 
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  • Chinese Jade Articles

    Jade articles have played a very important part in the ancient Chinese civilization and the Chinese jade culture has a splendid history which is as long as seven thousand years. The art of jade wares originated from the making of stone tools. At f... 
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    Chinese Porcelain

    Porcelain, they say, is China’s ‘gift’ to the world. Hailed as one of the must-haves in many households, porcelain has found its way into many countries across the globe. And if one was to traverse back on the porcelain path, one would head straig... 
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  • Chinese brocade

    Chinese Silk Brocade    Much has been sung in praise of the traditional Chinese yarn – the famous Chinese silk. For centuries now, China has gained the repute of producing one of the world’s finest quality silk fabrics. And it is not any surprise ... 
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  • Chinese Puppetry Play

    China Puppetry Play could date back as early as the Song Dynasty (A.D.960-1279), it was boasted as a most popular performance art and had entertained both the royal family and common public. Most historical Chinese novels and events were usually a... 
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    Chinese Bronze Wares

    Chinese bronze wares, which are also called bronzes for short, mainly refer to the utensils and vessels alloyed from the red bronze and some other chemical elements such as tin, nickel, lead, phosphorus, etc during Pre-Qin Period (Dynasties before... 
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  • Chinese Feng Shui

    Feng shui is an ancient Chinese practice. It is the art of placing and arranging matter and space in the correct manner such that harmony with the environment is achieved. This harmony can refer to the harmony in the home, in relationships, in wea... 
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    Chinese art

    Chinese art (Chinese: 中國藝術/中国艺术) has varied throughout its ancient history, divided into periods by the ruling dynasties of China and changing technology. Different forms of art have been influenced by great philosophers, teachers, religio... 
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