IN PURSUIT OF ANTIQUITY by Roderick Whitfield

IN PURSUIT OF ANTIQUITY

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KIRKUS REVIEW

The art of Wang Hui and his school from seventeenth century China as represented by work from the Ming and Ch'ing Dynasties is examined by Dr. Whitfield who is now Assistant Keeper of Oriental Antiquities at the British Museum, The book Offers a catalogue of paintings with brief descriptive statements, accompanying poems and artists' comments. 121 black and White illustrations on high-quality paper, two in color, map and glossary of Chinese-terms. Attractive, informative and manageable.

Publisher: Tuttle