Word as image: the art of Chinese seal engraving

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China House Gallery, 1992 - Antiques & Collectibles - 104 pages
This volume explains the fundamentals of seal carving and appreciation in Chinese culture, illustrated with fine examples from American museum and private collections.

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About the author (1992)

Jason C. Kuo teaches Chinese art at the University of Marlyland. He has held appointments at the National Taiwan University, Williams College, and Yale University. Among his publications are The Austere Landscape: The Paintings of Hung-jen; Chen Chikwan; Word as Image: The Art of Chinese Seal Engraving; and Art and Cultural Politics in Postwar Taiwan.

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