Sea of Ink

Sea of Ink

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4.79 Sea of Ink

A beautiful novella in 50 short chapters and 10 pictures about the life of Bada Shanren, the most influential Chinese painter of all times. In 1626, Bada Shanren is born into the Chinese royal family. When the old Ming Dynasty crumbles, he becomes an artist, committed to capturing the essence of nature with a single brushstroke. Then the rulers of the new Qing Dynasty discover his identity and Bada must feign madness to escape. "A powerful, poetic book. A two-hour… (more)

Editorial reviews (1 review)

Although it is a short book, there is something about it which made me linger over each chapter, pausing to follow the strokes of Bada Shanren’s pen as his techniques are described.

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Book Details  

Publisher: Peirene Press (September 15, 2012)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 112 pages

File size: 1.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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