Research on Design Aesthetics and Cultural Connotation of Gold and Silver Interlocking Buckle in the Ming Dynasty
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- Ming Dynasty, gold and silver interlocking buckle, Design Aesthetic, conspicuous consumption, covering the body
The gold and silver interlocking buckle is a unique accessory commonly seen in women’s clothing in Ming Dynasty. It is composed of a button loop with a bayonet, a flat spherical button and two keepers. This article organizes and summarizes the types of gold and silver interlocking buckles in the Ming Dynasty; analyzes the ingenious structure of this kind of interlocking buckle and the unique design aesthetics reflected in the shapes; and expounds the rich cultural connotation of gold and silver interlocking buckle: it is an intuitive expression of the aesthetic concepts of the Ming Dynasty society, an indirect proof of the strong trend of the Ming Dynasty society’s conspicuous consumption in the context of economic prosperity, and a material medium for the Ming Dynasty women to practice the concept of covering the body. These rich cultural connotation and aesthetic value are the inspiration source and cultural cornerstone of today’s clothing design.
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TY - CONF AU - Xiao’ang Hao AU - Zhihong Yin PY - 2020 DA - 2020/09/07 TI - Research on Design Aesthetics and Cultural Connotation of Gold and Silver Interlocking Buckle in the Ming Dynasty BT - Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Art Studies: Science, Experience, Education (ICASSEE 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 166 EP - 171 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.200907.030 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.200907.030 ID - Hao2020 ER -