The Tao of Painting: A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting (Complete in Two Volumes) Bollingen Series XLIX. Mai-Mai Sze.

The Tao of Painting: A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting (Complete in Two Volumes) Bollingen Series XLIX

New York: Pantheon Books, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Square quartos; Volume 1, The Tao of Painting; xxii, 161pp including 10 plates (3 double-folding): Volume 2, The Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chuan (or Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting); xxv, 587pp reproducing over four hundred illustrations of brushwork, ranging from the single stroke of a blade of grass or petal of a flower to the composition of a whole tree or mountain. Fine copies in pale green cloth letterd in gilt; dust jackets have edgewear and timy closed tears at spine ends in paper-covered slipcase with some edgewear, but still very nice. This is a heavy volume; additional shipping may apply. Item #18756

Price: $150.00

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