NPM177 - NEW BOOK
National Palace Museum: WAN SHI SHIBIAO: SHUHUA ZHONG DE KONGZI. Teacher Exemplar for a Myriad Generations: Confucius in Painting Calligraphy and Prints Through the Ages. Taibei, 2017. xxxii, 179 pp. Colour plates throughout, a number full page. 30x21 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an erudite exhibition at the National Palace Museum in Taibei exploring the depiction of Confucius in Chinese paintings and prints together with calligraphy and stone engravings expressing the Sage's sayings and teachings. In four sections: Portraits of the Sage; Engravings of Confucius; Confucianism Through the Ages; Illustrating the Classics. Essays accompany.
Preface, list of contents and descriptions of plates in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Religion Painting
Available, as of: 01/09/2019
Was item 24 in printed List 196.
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