The Literati Mode: Chinese Scholar Paintings, Calligraphy and Desk Objects


The third and last in the series of catalogues and exhibitions on the endlessly diverse subject of artworks which reflect the culture of the Chinese scholar class and some of the individuals who comprised it. It follows on the heels of In Scholars' Taste and Emperor Scholar Artisan Monk. Over 160 fine examples of painting, calligraphy and scholastic objects, dating from the 15th to the 20th century, are presented with colour photographs and detailed, educative entries.

  • Sydney L. Moss Ltd., London

    328 pages, jacketed hardback

    294 x 218 mm, over 160 illustrations
    ISBN: No isbn

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