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5 edition of Chinese calligraphy. found in the catalog.

Chinese calligraphy.

Youhe Zeng

Chinese calligraphy.

Co-published by the Philadelphia Museum of Art and Boston Book & Art, Publisher.

by Youhe Zeng

  • 160 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Calligraphy, Chinese

  • Edition Notes

    Catalogue of an exhibition, Philadelphia Museum of Art.

    ContributionsPhiladelphia Museum of Art.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK3634.A2 E25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15090278M
    LC Control Number75161453
    OCLC/WorldCa211542

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