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Title: Het Chineesche Landschap. Een verhandeling uit de elfde Eeuw. Transcribed fr. the orig. chinese Ms. by Shio Sakanshi and translated by J. Poortenaar. [With an essay on the Sung-period by L. Cranmer-Byng].
Description: Amsterdam-Antwerpen, Jan Poortenaar-De Sikkel, s.d. sm. slim folio. Orig.clothbacked boards, coloured rectangular vertical title-label on upper boards. Hftitle(verso with publ. imprint and provenance), 102pp. 10 plates tipped-in on 9 leaves, some facsim. text-ills. After a preface and an extensive introduction on the art of chinese painting in general, subject and techniques applied, tradition and variation in style by Jan Poortenaar; an essay by L. Carnmer-Byng follows on the Sung-era, its civilization and ideals a translation follows on the chinese landscape-painter Kwo Sji, born 1020 A.D. Limited edn. of 300 numbered copies only, this copy bears nr.10. Printed with wide margins, Uncut. A very good copy. (light sunning to upper rim of upper boards).

Keywords: art/china/painting/landscape/fine art/far east/limited edition

Price: EUR 125.00 = appr. US$ 135.86 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 40114


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