The Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting = Chieh Tzu Y”Uan Hua Chuan, 1679-1701
A Facsimile of the 1887-1888 Shanghai Edition With the Text Trans
ISBN10: 0691018197 ISBN13: 9780691018195 Contributors: Sze, Mai-Mai; Li, Yu Publisher: Bollingen Foundation Published: Mar 1 1978 Pages: 624 Weight: 2.50lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 8.50" Depth: 1.25" Language: English
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.