The Art of Zen
Paintings and Calligraphy by Japanese Monks, 1600-1925Book - 1989
Addiss brings together the great masterpieces of paintings and calligraphy created by Japanese monks, who turned to visual imagery as an aid to meditation, as an expression of enlightenment, and as the purest form of transmitting Zen principles. 117 illustrations, 73 in color.
Publisher: New York : H.N. Abrams, 1989
Characteristics: 223 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm