Gu Bing et al: LIDAI MINGGONG HUAPU. Manual of Paintings by Famous Masters of Successive Dynasties. Gu Shi Huapu. Guilin, 2001. 210 pp. Duotone reproductions throughout. 23x18 cm. Paper.
Basically an inexpensive, somewhat reduced reproduction of a famous Ming, Wanli period illustrated book - 'the first fully illustrated art-historical compendium in China' - from the Beijing Library collection, provided with a detailed description in both Chinese and English (taken, in fact, from the fine 'Visible Traces' catalogue of rare books in the National Library of China).
Subjects: Illustrated Books
Available, as of: 13/05/2013
Was item 349 in printed List 169.
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