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Modus scribendi

Publication:
Bethesda, MD : U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Health & Human Services, [2010]
Language(s):
Latin
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Handwriting
China
Genre(s):
Book Illustrations
Abstract:
Image shows the proper brush grip for Chinese calligraphy. The scribe is writing in a standing position, bending over a table which is covered by a tablecloth. Next to the table, a monkey (Ape of Nature) appears to be reading from one sheet. A large inkstone rests on the floor. Stylized characters on the wall represent Celestial Realm. Illustration from p. 310 of Kircher's La Chine.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Related Title(s):
Hidden treasure
Is part of: Chine; See related catalog record: 2371043R
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
NLM Unique ID:
101595221 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A033260
Publication:
Bethesda, MD : U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Health & Human Services, [2010]
Language(s):
Latin
Format:
Still image
Subject(s):
Handwriting
China
Genre(s):
Book Illustrations
Abstract:
Image shows the proper brush grip for Chinese calligraphy. The scribe is writing in a standing position, bending over a table which is covered by a tablecloth. Next to the table, a monkey (Ape of Nature) appears to be reading from one sheet. A large inkstone rests on the floor. Stylized characters on the wall represent Celestial Realm. Illustration from p. 310 of Kircher's La Chine.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Related Title(s):
Hidden treasure
Is part of: Chine; See related catalog record: 2371043R
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
NLM Unique ID:
101595221 (See catalog record)
NLM Image ID:
A033260