Xu Guangqi: XU WENDING GONG JIASHU MOJI. (The Private Calligraphy of His Excellency Xu Wending). Taizhong, 1962. [15], 91 folded leaves, chiefly b/w reproductions, incl. 5, 26 pp. text. 26x18 cm. Stitched.
GBP 35.00
Interesting memorial volume reproducing the calligraphy of one of the most fascinating figures of the late Ming dynasty, the Christian convert of Matteo Ricci, Wu Guangqi (canonised as 'Wending') who lived 1562-1633 and became one of China's most eminent officials. In Chinese.
Subjects: Calligraphy
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 664 in printed List 194.
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