Behind the Brushstrokes - Tales from Chinese Calligraphy

By: Hwa, Khoo Seow; Nancy L. Penrose

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Nice Firm copy ! Previous owner name. 194 pages. Mr Khoo Seow Hwa of Singapore, a well-recognized calligrapher, is highly regarded for his knowledge of Chinese calligraphy. Because he is both scholar and practitioner, his accomplishments reach beyond the bounds of academics. Recently, Mr Khoo and Ms Nancy Penrose, an American writer and fellow admirer of Chinese calligraphy, completed their book, Behind the Brushstrokes, which is a comprehensive study of Chinese calligraphy. Their book provides great insight into the evolution of Chinese characters, as well as the philosophy of Chinese calligraphy and the lives of some of the great Chinese calligraphers. Writing styles, famous calligraphers of the Han, Wei, Jin, Northern Wei, Sui, Tang, Song, Yuan, Ming, Qing, and Republic. Study and Practice of Chinese calligraphy.

Title: Behind the Brushstrokes - Tales from Chinese Calligraphy

Author Name: Hwa, Khoo Seow; Nancy L. Penrose

Categories: Crafts Hobbies, Calligraphy,

Edition: First Edition. 1st Printing.

Publisher: Singapore, Graham Bash: 1993

ISBN Number: 9971492849

ISBN Number 13: 9789971492847

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo 7.75 - 9.75'' tall

lbs: 1.00 lbs

Seller ID: 123792

Keywords: Crafts Hobbies::Calligraphy