The Practical Art of Chinese Brush Painting

The Practical Art of Chinese Brush Painting

by Pauline Cherrett
     
 

Pauline Cherett, critically acclaimed for her first book on Chinese brush painting, offers a followup for artists who want to learn more. Using dozens of projects and exquisite full-color illustrations, Cherett explains the “six canons” of Chinese painting; the basic materials (the “four treasures”); various strokes; composition, including the…  See more details below

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Pauline Cherett, critically acclaimed for her first book on Chinese brush painting, offers a followup for artists who want to learn more. Using dozens of projects and exquisite full-color illustrations, Cherett explains the “six canons” of Chinese painting; the basic materials (the “four treasures”); various strokes; composition, including the meticulous and the freestyle; and other interesting effects. Try painting flowers; birds, such as red crowned cranes; fruits and vegetables, animals, figures, landscapes, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781402707742
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
10/01/2003
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
9.02(w) x 10.78(h) x 0.54(d)

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