Octavo, 23.6*15.3cm, 112pp. Exhibited at the China Pavilion Panama-Pacific International Exposition, or a World's Fair, held in San Francisco in 1915. Includes textual descriptions of 358 paintings by famous Chinese painters. Illustrated with a few plates. Previous owners' names on front cover and title page. Some general wear and tanning. Page corners slightly creased. Text in English, captions and index in English and Chinese, address to Mr. Liu Sung Fu in Chinese with English translation. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Catalogue of Chinese Paintings Ancient & ...
Publisher: Shanghai: Oriental Press; San Francisco World's Fair
Publication Date: 1915
Binding: Soft cover
Book Condition: Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Book Condition: NEW. Reprinted from edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Bookseller Inventory # 151688992