This is a bilingual edition in Chinese and in English. Printed in Hong Kong by Winson Printing Co. 15 x 10.5 inches. Off-white buckram-like hardcover binding, with crisp, gilt-stamped titles in Chinese and English to the front board and to the spine. Generally unbumped spine head and tail and with fairly sharp corners, although a trivial bump to the rear upper and corners. With 274 numbered pages and with 128 full-color, full-page plates, as called for in the list of plates, all on glossy, heavy-weight stock. An exceptionally clean copy, inside and out. No DJ, as issued. In the original light-duty slipcase. A Near Fine copy in a Very Good slipcase. Scarce in any condition. A valuable reference tool and cited by Christie's, Sotheby's, and others regarding the identification and authentication of modern Chinese painting and calligraphy.