Los Angeles County Museum of Art

December 13, 2017

In China strange stones (guai shi) were valued on several levels. While they could convey considerable social status merely through their strange beauty, stones were also seen as reflections of the basic structures underlying reality as understood by ancient Chinese philosophers and cosmologists. Many stones were perceived to be made of the purest...   Read On »

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