[Le livre du riz et de la... - Item details

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Author :

[Dian Shi Zhai] Yu zhi Gengzhitu 御製耕織圖

Title :

[Le livre du riz et de la soie]. La culture du riz Illustrée and La fabrication de la soie illustrée

Place, editor, year  :

上海, 點石齋畫報, 1879

Size :

2 vol. (17 x 27,5 cm) bound Chinese style, original purple and green silk sewn wrappers, pictorial upper covers printed in gold total of 23 photo-lithographic illustrations, each spanning adjoining pages to make a complete image. Each image has an accompanying text page in French and English describing the significance of the image in the Chinese "Rice Culture." On each illustration there is a section in Chinese characters which presumably describe the image.

Comments :

Dian Shi Zhai Photo-lithographic Works was a pioneer in China in introducing the photo-lithographic process to book illustration in China. Fair impressions. The first 5 folded pages of Soie have a stained area

Geographical area :

Asie orientale et méridionale

Country :

Chine

Language :

Chinois et anglais

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