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The Tao of Painting, 2 vols.--Volume One: The Tao of Painting & Volume Two: The Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chauan; A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting; With a Translation of the Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chuan or Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting 1679-1701; Bollingen Series, XLIX by  Mai-Mai Sze - First printing - 1956 - from Common Crow Books and Biblio.com

The Tao of Painting, 2 vols.--Volume One: The Tao of Painting & Volume Two: The Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chauan; A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting; With a Translation of the Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chuan or Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting 1679-1701; Bollingen Series, XLIX

by Sze, Mai-Mai

Condition: Near Fine/very good


New York: Pantheon Books, 1956. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/very good. Two volumes. First edition, 1956. Oblong quartos, cloth hardcovers with gilt title on spines, 161 + 587 pp., illustrated (including fold-outs), clean unmarked text, Near Fine books in Good to Very Good dust jackets, a bit of soiling or discoloration to the outer pages and the page-edges, soiling to the dust jackets, dust jackets with some edgewear including creasing, tearing, and a bit of loss.
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  • Bookseller: Common Crow Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: s00016049
  • Title: The Tao of Painting, 2 vols.--Volume One: The Tao of Painting & Volume Two: The Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chauan; A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting; With a Translation of the Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chuan or Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting 1679-1701; Bollingen Series, XLIX
  • Author: Sze, Mai-Mai
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Pantheon Books
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1956
  • Keywords: Art History & Theory, Art, Asian Art, China

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