The Tao of Painting. A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting. With a Translation of the Seventeenth Century Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chuan or Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting, 1679-1701. [ Two volumes in slipcase ]; Bollingen Series XLIX (Forty-ninth in a series of books sponsored by and published for Bollingen Foundation.). Tao of Painting, Mai-Mai SZE, Li-Weng Li Yu, Wang Hu-Tsun.
The Tao of Painting. A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting. With a Translation of the Seventeenth Century Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chuan or Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting, 1679-1701. [ Two volumes in slipcase ]; Bollingen Series XLIX (Forty-ninth in a series of books sponsored by and published for Bollingen Foundation.)
The Tao of Painting. A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting. With a Translation of the Seventeenth Century Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chuan or Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting, 1679-1701. [ Two volumes in slipcase ]; Bollingen Series XLIX (Forty-ninth in a series of books sponsored by and published for Bollingen Foundation.)
The Tao of Painting. A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting. With a Translation of the Seventeenth Century Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chuan or Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting, 1679-1701. [ Two volumes in slipcase ]; Bollingen Series XLIX (Forty-ninth in a series of books sponsored by and published for Bollingen Foundation.)

The Tao of Painting. A Study of the Ritual Disposition of Chinese Painting. With a Translation of the Seventeenth Century Chieh Tzu Yuan Hua Chuan or Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting, 1679-1701. [ Two volumes in slipcase ]; Bollingen Series XLIX (Forty-ninth in a series of books sponsored by and published for Bollingen Foundation.)

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes in slipcase. Green cloth with gilt titling to spines, frontispieces, b&w and color illustrations and fold outs, chronology, bibliography, appendix. Volume I: The Tao of Painting: xxii +161pp. index; folding plates; Volume II: The Chieh tzu yuan Hua Chuan - xxxvi + 588pp, well illustrated in b&w with some folding, and a few in color. The first edition of this work described by the publisher as: "An exploration of certain ideas that have traditionally motivated and governed Chinese painting, and the technical methods used to express them." A massive well -illustrated set with just a bit of light shelf wear and aging, light corner bumps, page edges a bit darkened, owner's name on front blank. Still overall a solid and bright set - in VG+ copy, VG dust jackets and Good slipcase. (Dust jackets a bit spot darkened, edges a little rubbed with some light chipping to points, price clipped. Now covered in mylar; Slipcase is solid and sturdy but is fairly well worn with chipping to all edges and extremities). Very large heavy two volume set - shipping will be quoted and charged at cost to all destinations. Item #66844

Price: $100.00