The Way of the Brush

Painting Techniques of China and Japan
Briessen, Fritz van (Book - 1998 )
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The Way of the Brush

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The first paperback edition of this backlist classic, The Way of the Brush examines the technique, style, traditions, and methods of ink-painting. Illustrated with over 250 paintings and packed with instructions, The Way of the Brush covers every aspect of the art, from brushstrokes, composition, and the painting surface to meaning, perspective, and artistic philosophy. Part One explains the elements, techniques, and principles of Chinese and Japanese painting, while Part Two is devoted to challenges associated with the art. Also included are three appendices and a full bibliography.
Authors: Briessen, Fritz van
Title: The way of the brush
painting techniques of China and Japan
Publisher: Rutland, VT. : Tuttle Pub., 1998
Edition: 1st pbk. ed
Characteristics: 329 p. :,ill. (some col.) ;,28 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Fritz van Briessen
Notes: Originally published in 1962
ISBN: 9780804831949
Branch Call Number: 751.425 B853w 1998
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-324) and index
Subject Headings: Painting, Japanese Technique Painting, Chinese Technique Ink painting, Japanese Technique Ink painting, Chinese Technique
Topical Term: Painting, Japanese
Painting, Chinese
Ink painting, Japanese
Ink painting, Chinese
LCCN: 62014119
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