Picturing Commerce in and from the East Asian Maritime Circuits, 1550-1800

Picturing Commerce in and from the East Asian Maritime Circuits, 1550-1800

by Tamara H. Bentley (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789462984677
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Publication date: 02/18/2019
Series: Visual and Material Culture, 1300-1700
Pages: 364
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 9.40(h) x (d)

About the Author

Tamara H. Bentley is Professor of Asian Art History at Colorado College in the United States. She has published a book on the Chinese 17th century painter and printmaker Chen Hongshou, and she also writes about art and international trade.

Table of Contents

Chapter One: People and Things in Motion: The View from the East by Tamara H. Bentley


Chapter Two: The Maritime Trading World of East Asia from the Thirteenth to the Seventeenth Centuries by Richard von Glahn

Chapter Three: The Junk Trade and Hokkien Merchant Networks in Maritime Asia: 1570“1760 by James K. Chin

Chapter Four: The Trade Activities of 16th century Christian Daimyo Otomo Sorin by Hiroko Nishida


Chapter Five: From Global to Local: The Diaspora of Asian Decorative Arts in Colonial Latin America by Donna Pierce

Chapter Six: Trans-Pacific Connections: Contraband Mercury Trade in the 16th to early 18th Century by Angela Schottenhammer

Chapter Seven: Ÿthe Features are Esteem’d very justŒ: Chinese Unfired Clay Portrait Figures of Westerners by William R. Sargent


Chapter Eight: The Global Keyboard: Music, Visual Forms,
and Maritime Trade in the Early Modern Era by Victoria Levine

Chapter Nine Barbarian Tropes Framed Anew: Three Qing Dynasty Chinese Lacquer Screens of Europeans Hunting by Tamara H. Bentley

Chapter Ten: Chinese Porcelain, the East India Company and British Cultural Identity, 1600-1800 by Stacey Pierson

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