Art & Architecture

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

    Edited and translated by
  • Mai-mai Sze

Paperback

Price:
£44.00 / $52.50
ISBN:
Published:
03/21/1978
Copyright:
1978
Pages:
648
Size:
8.38 x 8.5 in.
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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.