Liu Zhengcheng et al. ed: ZHONGGUO SHUFA QUANJI 92: ZHUANKE: XIANQIN XIYIN. (Compendium of Chinese Calligraphy 92: Seal Carving: Pre-Qin Seals). Zhongguo Shufa Quanji. Beijing, 2003. 8, 294 pp. 8 pp. colour plates, 1750 seals and impressions (printed in red) illustrated over 168 pp. of plates, numerous text illustrations. Detailed chronology, bibliography. 29x21 cm. Cloth.
A volume from the truly monumental series on calligraphy, apparently modelled on the Japanese forerunner, 'Shodo Zenshu', with excellent apparatus, including articles (some very detailed) on each seal reproduced. This volume is devoted to seals dating from as early as the Shang period up until the end of the Spring and Autumn period. In Chinese.
Subjects: Calligraphy Seals
Available, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 437 in printed List 195.
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