Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Enchanted by LohansOsvald Sirén's Journey into Chinese Art$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Minna Törmä

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9789888139842

Published to Hong Kong Scholarship Online: May 2014

DOI: 10.5790/hongkong/9789888139842.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM HONG KONG SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.hongkong.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Hong Kong University Press, 2017. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in HKSO for personal use (for details see http://www.hongkong.universitypressscholarship.com/page/privacy-policy).date: 20 November 2017

The Fruits of the 1921–23 Expedition

The Fruits of the 1921–23 Expedition

Chapter:
(p.81) 6 The Fruits of the 1921–23 Expedition
Source:
Enchanted by Lohans
Author(s):

Minna Törmä

Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789888139842.003.0006

When Sirén returned from his long Chinese sojourn to Europe in the spring of 1923, he made Paris his base. His acquisitions of Chinese objects were exhibited at the Musée Cernuschi. The collection was for sale and most of the exhibits was acquired by the newly founded Museum of far eastern Antiquities in Stockholm. During this time he was working on several publications which formed pioneering work in the study of architecture and sculpture: Walls and Gates of Peking, 1924, Chinese Sculpture from the Fifth to the Fourteenth Century, 1925 and The Imperial palaces of Peking, 1926.

Keywords:   Sculpture, Architecture, Paris, City wall, City gates, Photography, Art, China, Osvald Sirén

Hong Kong Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .