Publication details

Čínské komnaty v Čechách a na Moravě : výzdoba stěn

Title in English Chinese Rooms in Bohemia and Moravia : Wall Decorations
Authors

OLIVOVÁ Lucie

Year of publication 2018
Type Article in Periodical
Magazine / Source Zprávy památkové péče : časopis státní památkové péče
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Arts

Citation
Keywords 18th century chinoiseries; wall paintings; decoration of aristocratic residences
Description A survey of appr. twenty localities has revealed that the concept and design of decorations can be categorized, the first is mural intended to create the impression of genuine Asian lacquerware, the 2nd is illusive painting of porcelain vessels, the next is painting using selected Chinese motifs. At the same time there were murals based on educational book illustrations. The last group is based on the depictions of exotic landscape after J.W. Bergl.
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