PAUL-MARGUERITTE, Lucie , Wang Chao Ki (illus.)
Le Miroir Magique
Loosely inserted in original wrappers, 255mm x 330mm, 116 pages, coloured copperplate engravings throughout; a fine copy.
Paris: Cent Femmes Amies des Livres, 1932. Wang Chao Ki versatile painter of landscapes and characters The artist, Wang Chao Ki, did not speak french and did not travel there for the project produced 26 compositions, alphabet in Chinese motifs Paul-Margueritte then selected poems to correspond with illustrations, majority of songs from the Tang era Others inspired by the illustrations (Item ID: 1225)