Ming Dynasty Gardens by kXEjl7

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									 Ming Dynasty
   Gardens:
Sole unions of nature,
  art, & philosophy
       Map of Modern China & Ming
          Dynasty (1368- 1644)




From:                                                 From: http://depts.washington.edu/chinaciv/1xarming.htm
http://www.richardbarclay.com/traveldiary/chinamap.
html
Traditions of Ming Gardens


                                                        From:
                                                        http://acc6.its.brooklyn.cuny.edu/~ph
                                                        alsall/images/mingtrib.jpg


• Professional designers creating artificial mountains
• Traditional landscape painting considered analogous with garden design:
  surrounding walls as paper and plants & rocks as ink
• “The idea should precede the brushstroke.”
• Mostly privately owned
• Garden as paradise or microcosm
• Space bound by religious thought & placing history and moral value in
  union
Yu Yuanin Gardens (1559)-
        Shanghai




             From:http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
From: http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
Both images f rom:
http://www.orientalarchitecture.co
m/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
From: http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
From: http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
From: http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
Yu Yuanin Gardens doorways




            All images f rom: http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
From: http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
Yu Yuanin Gardens windows




          All images f rom: http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
All images f rom: http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
Both images f rom: http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
Liu Yuan Gardens




       From: http://www.terebess.hu/kert/magankert/img/linger11.jpg
From: http://www.terebess.hu/kert/magankert/img/linger11.jpg
From: http://www.terebess.hu/kert/magankert/img/linger11.jpg
Zhou Zheng Yuan Garden




           From: http://www.terebess.hu/kert/magankert/img/humble1.jpg
All images f rom: http://www.terebess.hu/kert/magankert/img/humble1.jpg
From: http://www.terebess.hu/kert/magankert/img/humble1.jpg
From: http://www.terebess.hu/kert/magankert/img/humble1.jpg
Both images f rom: http://www.terebess.hu/kert/magankert/img/humble1.jpg
                   Bibliography
http://www.terebess.hu/kert/magankert/img/
http://depts.washington.edu/chinaciv/1xarming.htm
http://acc6.its.brooklyn.cuny.edu/~phalsall/images/mingtrib.jpg
http://www.orientalarchitecture.com/shanghai/yuyuanindex.htm
http://www.groveart.com
http://www.china.org.cn/ChinaToday/Today/ChinaToday/ct99/99-
06/ct99-6e-18.html
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/ming/hd_ming.htm

								
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