ZHOU WENYONG: The Old Lifestyle in Suzhou

Book cover. The Old Lifestyle in SuzhouZhou Wenyong. The Old Lifestyle in Suzhou. Foreign Language Press, 2006. ISBN: 7119043897. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30829) $16.00

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Text in English and Chinese. Exhibition catalog. Illustrated throughout. 177p.

These paintings describe the daily life of the people and the activities of people engaged in many different trades in Suzhou in true and lively images. Suzhou, a city west of Shanghai, is known for its canals, bridges and classical gardens. Large French flaps.

MURCK, A: A Chinese Garden Court: The Astor Court at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Murck, Alfreda; Fong, Wen. A Chinese Garden Court: The Astor Court at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1980. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#23526) $12.00

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Beautifully illustrated. Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, Volume XXXVIII, No. 3, Winter 1980/81. Bibliography and notes. 64p.

Examines the dedication of the Astor Court and the Ming Room and the Douglas Dillon Galleries of Chinese paintings in spring 1981.

BROWN, C: Great Qing: Painting in China, 1644-1911

Brown, Claudia. Great Qing: Painting in China, 1644-1911. University of Washington Press, 2020. ISBN: 9780295747231. Unmarked text. Nick on cover, otherwise like new. Very Good. Paperback. (#30729) $52.00

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A China Program Book. 336p. Notes. Bibliography. Glossary-Index. Measures 7×10 inches.

With more than two hundred color illustrations, Great Qing highlights fine examples of Qing painting in American museums, works from all regions of China, and paintings by women.