Literati Style Penjing by Zhao Qingquan
This is beautiful book is one of our favorites. Zhao Qingquan is the world's most renowned Penjing master and when you see this book you'll know why. It has everything you want to know about the Literati style Penjingand offers inspiration that will motivate you to try your hand at creating dramatic Penjing plantings
Penjing is sometimes referred to as Chinese bonsai, though you might just as easily refer to bonsai as Japanese Penjing (bonsai originated in China). Literati is an ancient Chinese art form that emphasizes simplicity and naturalness and other subtle features.
Includes design, care, categories, techniques and much more. And the trees are exquisite, as are the 340 color photos.
Hardcover. 8.25" x 11.25" (25 x 26 cm) 160 pages