Chinese and Japanese Calligraphy Spanning Two Thousand Years (African, Asian & Oceanic Art) by Heinz Gotze

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  • History Of Art / Art & Design Styles,
  • Lettering & calligraphy,
  • Prints & printmaking,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Modern period, c 1500 onwards,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • c 500 CE to c 1000 CE,
  • Germany,
  • Artistic Lettering,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Catalogs,
  • China,
  • Japan,
  • Heidelberg,
  • Calligraphy,
  • Gotze, Heinz,
  • Calligraphy, Chinese,
  • Calligraphy, Japanese,
  • Private collections

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Number of Pages198
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Open LibraryOL9104166M
ISBN 103791310267
ISBN 109783791310268

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