Large format hardcover, red cloth lettered in gold on spine, in publisher’s dust-jacket. 402 pages. Contains a chronology and reign periods, a two page map of China and seven chapters on various dynasty’s by various authors. Profusely illustrated in color (over 300 images) and black and white throughout. First edition, second printing. A comprehensive overview of the painted image in China, from petroglyphs to the traditional handscrolls being produced today. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy, appears like new. Fine in a fine dust-jacket. A large, heavy book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage, calculated as close to actual cost as possible.