CALLIGRAPHY & PAINTING

The Three Perfections
RICHARD PEGG
Chinese painting is often seen with calligraphed poems directly on the picture.

Chinese calligraphy
J.P. SEATON
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Calligraphy and poetry
FRANCOIS CHENG
The calligrapher seeks to rediscover the rhythm of his deepest being…
Chinese scripts (video)
Video introduction to the major Chinese scripts
Calligraphy styles
Introducing some of the significant styles or scripts
On the relationship of poetry and painting in China
JONATHEN CHAVES
In China poetry and painting have been nearly inseparable…
Painting and poetry
FRANCOIS CHENG
Numerous poets also devoted themselves to painting, while every painter owed it to himself to be a poet…
Poems with paintings
A selection of paintings with their poems translated

Traditional Chinese Painting - The Literati Tradition
ROBERT ENO
Literati painting was conceived as a mode through which the Confucian junzi (noble person) expressed his ethical personality…