1961 First Edition Book Chinese Art Original Paintings Professor Chang Dai-Chien


1961 First Edition Book Chinese Art Original Paintings Professor Chang Dai-Chien

You are looking at a wonderful item for a book collector.

This is a stunning original first edition book of Chinese art. This book comes in a very handsome silk covered slip cover.

The title on the slip cover is “Chinese Painting with the Original Paintings & Discourses on Chinese Art By Professor Chang Dai-chien”.

The book has a soft cover, and is bound with string. It is covered with blue cloth. There are Chinese characters in black, on a white silk ribbon. This is a first edition, printed in February 1961. The title page reads “Chinese Painting with the Original Paintings & Discourses on Chinese Art By Prof. Chang Da-chien”. This book was edited and published by Kao Ling Mei. The Chinese text was edited by Professor Tseng Lü-ch’uan.

This is a large book. It measures 14 ½” X 10 ¼”. This book is 114 pages. It includes text in English and Chinese, and numerous Chinese paintings. The paintings are in both black and white, and color.

The slip cover is in very good condition. There is minimal wear to the silk. The two closure pegs are intact, as are the loops they slip into. There is also very light foxing on the inside of the cover.

The book is also in very good condition. The cover has some
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