Monnet, Nathalie ed: LE GENGZHITU: LE LIVRE DU RIZ ET DE LA SOIE. Poemes de l'Empereur Kangxi; peintures sur soie de Jiao Bingzhen. Paris, 2003. 71 pp. [57] pp. of plates: col. ill. 37x28 cm. Cloth.
GBP 70.00
Highly interesting reproduction of a painted album by the Qing court artist, Jiao Bingzhen. The album contains 46 paintings - 23 of rice growing and 23 of sericulture. It apparently formed the basis for the 1696 Kangxi woodcut edition of the Gengzhi Tu. Traduit du chinois par Bernard Fuhrer; preface du Pierre-Jean Remy. In French. Out-of-print.
Subjects: Illustrated Books
Available, as of: 08/11/2019
Was item 526 in printed List 197.
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