The Far Eastern art form known as sumi-e in which sumi (Chinese ink) is applied to absorbent white paper. The brushwork is straightforward, yet by varying pressure on the brush and the intensity of the ink a monochromatic tonality is achieved that expresses emotion as well as captures forms.
Publisher: B.T Batsford Ltd.
Date Published: 1967
Book Condition: Near fine hardcover in like dust jacket showing minimal edge wear. There is some minimal foxing to the front and back endpapers, otherwise it is a clean, tight and unmarked copy internally