The Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting: A Facsimile of the 1887-1888 Shanghai Edition

Mai-Mai Sze (Translator)
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Description

Originally published as Volume 2 of The Tao of Painting, this is the first English translation of the famous Chinese handbook, the Chieh Tzu Yüan Hua Chuan (original, 1679-1701). Mai-mai Sze has translated and annotated the texts of instructions, discussions of the fundamentals of painting, notes on the preparation of colors, and chief editorial prefaces.

Product Details

Price
$52.50  $48.30
Publisher
Princeton University Press
Publish Date
March 21, 1978
Pages
648
Dimensions
8.57 X 8.43 X 1.35 inches | 2.5 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780691018195

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Reviews

"The Mustard Seed Garden will always be one of the greatest manuals of the most marvellous painting the world has ever known, and one cannot be too grateful for having it, with its commentary, available in English."--Journal of the Royal Central Asian Society