Jiezi-yuan huazhuan : the mustard seed garden painting manual
- Chinese. Chinese
- Soochow ; 1782.
- Physical description
- 2 v. (of 4); 29.5 x 18.5 cm.
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Manuscript Collection: request at Special Collections service desk
- In-library use M1687
- These manuals of Chinese painting contain woodblock (some colored) illustrations of birds, insects and flora prefaced by written instructions about painting technique.
- Publication date
- Part III, vol. I and II. Covers in brown paper.
- Collection is available for research; materials must be requested at least 24 hours in advance of intended use.
- Transfer, 2009. Accession 2009-156.
- Local Subject
- Gunst collection documenting the printed book traditions in China and Japan.