INDHOLD: Early figure painting: The Han, Six Danasties and T´ang periods 2nd – 9th centuries. – Early landscape painting: Six Dynasties to early Sung 4th – 11th centuries. – Sung Dynasty Landscape: The middle period 11th – 12th century. – Figurews in landscapes and garden settings 10th – 13th centuries. – Bird, flower and animal painting of the Sung Dynasty 10th – 13th centuries. – Landscapes of the southern Sung Adacedmy: Ma Yitan, Hsia Kuei, Ma Lin 12th – 13th centuries. – The literati and Ch´an painters of the Sung Dynasty 11th – 13th centuries. – The early Yitan painters 13th – early 14th centuries. – The Wu Scool 15th – 16th centuries. – Chou Ch´en, T´ang Yin and Ch´in 16th century. – Early Ch´ing panting.The individualists 17th – early 18th centuries. – The eighteenth century: The Yang-chou eccentrics and others. – Table of dynasties. – Selected bibliography. – List of colorplates.- Indbundet med omslag. – Illustreret i farver. – 211 sider. – Pænt eksemplar.