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5 things you need to know about chinese and Japanese landscape paintings
The first thing you probably noticed is the difference in subject. Landscape shows steep mountains, a rushing waterfall, and a country villa. Reeds and Geese depicts a flock of wild geese playing in the water among the rush. Actually, these panels are examples of two different traditional painting subjects, "Landscapes" and "Birds and Flowers. What other things can you look for in these paintings? First you have to look at each set of paintings up close.
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