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Cultivated Landscapes: Chinese Paintings from the Collection of Marie-Helene and Guy Weill by  Maxwell K Hearn - Hardcover - 2002 - from Mullen Books, Inc. ABAA / ILAB and Biblio.com

Cultivated Landscapes: Chinese Paintings from the Collection of Marie-Helene and Guy Weill

by Hearn, Maxwell K

Condition: New in shrinkwrap.


New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2002. Hardcover. New in shrinkwrap.. Burgundy cloth boards, color-illustrated dust jacket with burgundy and black lettering. 168 pp. Mainly color illustrations. This illustrated catalogue presents 12 major works by masters of the Ming (1368-1644), Qing (1644-1911), and modern periods given or promised to The Metropolitan Museum of Art by New York collectors Marie-Hélène and Guy Weill. There is in-depth discussion of each work.


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