0810963779 0810963779 Fine. (Binding: Hardcover, Jacket: Very Good) Cloth. 31 cm, xx + 449 pages. . 487 illustrations, including 35 plates in full color and 79 plates in duotone. New book in dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Accompanied by nine topical essays covering a wide range of issues in the history of calligraphy, an exhibition catalog offers a look at the only collection outside of China and Japan that fully represents the sixteen hundred-year history of Chinese calligraphy.
Title: The Embodied Image: Chinese Calligraphy from...
Publisher: Art Museum at Princeton University / Abrams
Publication Date: 1999
Book Condition: Fine
Book Description The Art Museum, Princeton University, 1999. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. No markings, published in conjunction with an exhibition. Oversize. 449 pages. Seller Inventory # 990992
Book Description Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, 1999. Soft cover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. To accompany an exhibit at the Art Museum at Princeton University, Seattle Art Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. March 1999 to January 2001. 487 illustrations including 35 color plates and 79 duotone plates. Heavy illustrated wraps have a few faint scuff marks, 1/4" light blemish (see image) at top back of spine - otherwise fine; interior pages are crisp and clean. 450 pages, 9" x 12". A heavy book, extra charges for international or expedited shipping. Seller Inventory # 103462
Book Description The Art Museum, Princeton University / Abrams, Princeton, 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: near fine. First printing. First edition, 1999. Quarto, cloth hardcover in dust jacket, 449 pp., illustrated, clean unmarked text, Near Fine copy in Near Fine dust jacket, a bit of rubbing to the edges of the book's covers, light edgewear to the dust jacket. Dust jacket housed in archival dust jacket protector. Seller Inventory # s00024278
Book Description The Art Museum, Princeton University, 1999. Paperback. Condition: NF. Paperback in Near Fine condition.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 449 pages. Seller Inventory # 42441
Book Description Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1999. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. NOT an ex library book. Clean interior pages. Dust jacket has no chips or tears. Large heavy book, international shipping prohibitive. Seller Inventory # 106903
Book Description Art Museum, Princeton University., Princeton., 2000. Black and white and colour illustrations, 449pp, index, very good in dustjacket. 30.5 x 23cm. Seller Inventory # 155615
Book Description Princeton University Press, Princeton, NJ, 1999. Hardbound. Condition: As New. Black cloth with color illustrated dustjacket. 449 pp., profusely illustrated with 487 illustrations. 11 essays from various contributors, detailed catalogue, reference material. Prodigious amounts of scholarship on this collection, on Chinese calligraphy, and its role in Chinese culture. "Encompassing works of calligraphy from the fourth through the twentieth centuries, the collection illustrates the extraordinary variety of formats and styles that makes calligraphy one of the most exciting of all artistic traditions". Seller Inventory # 103638
Book Description Abrams, United States, 1999. Hardback. Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. The Embodied image new perspectives on the beauty, offers power, and art of the written word in China. Containing many never-before-published masterpieces from the third century to the modern period, all from the premier John B. Elliott Collection, this volume accompanies the most comprehensive exhibition of Chinese calligraphy ever seen outside China.Whether brushed on silk, cast on bronze, or engraved in stone, Chinese calligraphy evokes the forces of nature, promotes social ideals, and asserts the creativity of individual artists. Scholarly essays by distinguished Chinese and American scholars examine the complex relationships between calligraphy and religion, poetry, and literature. The Embodied Image makes a landmark contribution to the understanding of Chinese calligraphy and civilization. Seller Inventory # BZE9780810963771
Book Description Harry N Abrams Inc, N Y, 1999. Cloth Hardcover. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. NEW Book and DJ, both MINT/ PRISTINE and DJ now with new Mylar protection. /// An elegant offering. Indeed, no finer copy will be found. Seller Inventory # 008024
Book Description [Princeton]: The Art Museum, Princeton University, in association with Harry N. Abrams , Inc., [New York, 1999]., 1999. Hardcover. Dust Jacket Included. 4to. pp. xx, 449. 487 illus. (35 colour). biblio. index. cloth. dw. Exhib. Cat. Seller Inventory # ABE-277458996