Zhou Liang and Gao Fumin ed: SUZHOU GU BANHUA. (Old Woodblock Prints from Suzhou). Suzhou, 2010. c.70 folded leaves per volume. B/w illustrations of woodblock prints throughout, 2 foldouts. 7 vols. 32x22 cm. Stitched, cloth case.
GBP 350.00
An excellent seven-volume illustrated reference on the output of woodblock prints from this important centre of production. Volume One comprises introductory text and index followed by six volumes of black-and-white illustration showing hundreds of Suzhou woodblock prints, primarily book illustration, arranged chronologically from the Northern Song through to the end of the Qing dynasty. Much Ming material. Text in Chinese.
Subjects: Printing Woodcuts
New stock due shortly, as of: 10/08/2020
Was item 705 in printed List 199.
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