Chinese Color Prints from the Painting Manual of the `Mustard Seed Garden` [Jieziyuan Huazhuan; Huapu].  
  With Sixteen [16] Facsimile Reproductions [Facsimiles] in the size of the originals. With an Introduction by Jan Tschichold.  

 
Author Tschichold, Jan [Intr.] / Mason, Eudo C. [Tr.]

Image Gallery
(Click an image to enlarge)

Front Cover
Place of Publication New York
Publication Name The Beechhurst Press
Year 1953
Language(s) English
Description
RARE album of facsimile reproductions from the renowned `Manual of the Mustard Seed Garden` (Jieziyuan Huazhuan, sometimes known as Jieziyuan Huapu) - a printed manual of Chinese painting compiled during the early-Qing Dynasty, an important early example of color printing. 325x280mm. 17 text pages & 16 full-page plates. Oblong illustrated board Hardcover laid in slipcase. Slipcase stained and worn. Slipcase hinges/spine partly missing. Slipcase edges and corners worn and peeling. Cover age-stained and yellowing. Front cover edges slightly peeled. Inner cover and whitepages age-stained. Previous owner`s stamp on slipcase, front whitepage, pages 7 and 9. Pages slightly yellowing and wavy. [SUMMARY]: This rare facsimile reproduction of early Chinese color-prints, of immense interest to historians and lovers of far-eastern art, is otherwise in good condition.
Please note
  • This book may take up to two business days to be retrieved from storage.
Price $25.00
(Price does not include Shipping Costs!)
Catalog Index Number AR 950 001



View more books, in related categories:
History and Theory of Art
Painting and Drawing
Prints & Lithographs
Art
Asian, Far Eastern & Oceanic Art
Eastern Literature & Art
Printing and Typography
Graphics and Graphic Arts

 
Homepage     About us     Advanced Search     Contact Us     Help!

6 Shatz St. (26 King George st. corner) Jerusalem
Near the Artists' House and Betzal'el Academy

E-mail: info@bookgallery.co.il

TEL: +972-2-6231087 (02-6231087)

FAX: +972-2-6255513 (02-6255513)