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Chinese Sword and Brush Masters of the Tang Dynasty (618-906)

By Richard A. Pegg, Ph.D




Chinese Sword and Brush Masters of the Tang Dynasty (618-906)

This essay introduces the close relationships that existed between sword use and brush writing. The author juxtaposes terminology from both forms of artistic expression and discuss several aspects and fundamental principles of calligraphy. Similarities in training and visual manifestation of these arts are very closely aligned and are as vital today as they were a thousand years ago.

SOURCE: Journal of Asian Martial Arts, Vol. 10 No. 3 (2001): 12 pages.


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