Feng Jicai: ZHONGGUO MUBAN NIANHUA JICHENG: GAOMI JUAN. (A Compendium of Chinese Woodblock New Year Prints: Prints from Gaomi). 中國木板年畫集成 : 高密卷 。 馮驥才 主編 . Beijing, 2009. 343 pp. Full page colour & b/w illustrations throughout. 31x24 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 125.00
In a series on centres of production of traditional Chinese new year prints, this copiously-illustrated work shows woodblock prints from the little-known Gaomi tradition, the Gaomi area being located in the east of China's Shandong province. Hundreds of varied examples of prints dating from the late Qing dynasty through to the 1950s are shown. An excellent visual survey. Text in Chinese.
Subjects: Woodcuts Folk Art
Item 180 in List 202.
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