Guide to Capturing A Plum Blossom

Guide to Capturing A Plum Blossom

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"Through a series of brief four-lined poems and illustrations, Sung Po-jen aims at training artistic perception: how to truly see a plum blossom. First published in AD 1238, Guide to capturing a plum blossom is considered the world's earliest-known printed art books. This bilingual edition contains the one hundred woodblock prints from the 1238 edition, calligraphic Chinese poems, and Red Pine's graceful translations and illuminating commentaries." --Publisher description.
Publisher: Port Townsend, Wash. : Copper Canyon Press, c2011
Edition: 2nd ed
Description: xxi, 219 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
ISBN: 9781556593789
Branch Call Number: 895.11 Son


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