Chinese Junks and Other Native Craft by Ivon A. Donnelly,Gareth Powell

By Ivon A. Donnelly,Gareth Powell

The crusing junk used to be an awesome vessel. From Tientsin to Hong Kong - and up and down the nice rivers in among - Ivon A. Donnelly immortalized those misplaced treasures during this publication from 1924, with a pen and sketchpad and with phrases that betray his ardour for the traditional watercraft of China. brilliant and swish, ugly and homosexual, junks have been supremely honed for his or her specific paintings. yet time and new know-how took their toll and the junk is at the present time all yet extinct.

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