The Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting

The Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting

Chieh Tzu Yüan Hua Chuan, 1679-1701 : A Facsimile of the 1887-1888 Shanghai Edition With the Text Translated From the Chinese and Edited by Mai-mai Sze

Book - 1977
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Princeton University Press

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.

Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 1977
Copyright Date: ©1956
ISBN: 9780691099408
Branch Call Number: 751.425 MUSTA
Characteristics: xvii, 624 pages : illustrations ; 22 x 23 cm
Notes: Includes original title page in Chinese
"The Mustard Seed Garden manual of painting was originally part of a larger work, The tao of painting."
Includes index


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