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Chinese and Japanese calligraphy

Chinese and Japanese calligraphy

spanning two thousand years : the Heinz Götze collection, Heidelberg

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Published by Prestel, Distributed in the USA and Canada by te Neues Pub. Co. in Munich, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany,
  • Heidelberg,
  • China,
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Götze, Heinz -- Art collections -- Catalogs,
    • Calligraphy, Chinese -- Catalogs,
    • Calligraphy, Japanese -- Catalogs,
    • Calligraphy -- Private collections -- Germany -- Heidelberg -- Catalogs,
    • Calligraphers -- China -- Biography,
    • Calligraphers -- Japan -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 195) and index.

      Statementcompiled by Shigemi Komatsu and Kwan S. Wong, with assistance from Fumiko E. Cranston ; additional contributions by Gisela Armbruster ... [et al.] ; edited and with an introduction by Heinz Götze.
      ContributionsKomatsu, Shigemi, 1925-, Wong, Kwan S., Cranston, Fumiko E., Armbruster, Gisela., Götze, Heinz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND1457.C525 G67 1989
      The Physical Object
      Pagination198 p. :
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1500403M
      ISBN 103791310267
      LC Control Number93178053

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