Kyushu: Kyushu National Museum, 2018. 8.8 x 11.6", 1.2kg, viii, 209 p., color plates, texts in Japanese with English forward and descriptions, paper cover. Item #45321
This catalogue is issued in conjunction with the special exhibition “WANG Xizhi and Japanese Calligraphy” held at Kyushu National Museum from 10th February to 8th April,2018. This book is divided into four chapters, showing masterpieces of WANG Xizhi and introduces the perpetual flow of Japanese calligraphy from the source, i.e. WANG’s works.
This catalogue is well printed, with 116 calligraphy works illustrated in color plates and descriptions in Japanese and English.
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