The bonsai tree has become a near-ubiquitous aspect of Japanese art. Less recognized, penjing is a traditional Chinese art that encompasses bonsai and expands upon it. Penjing: Chinese Art of Bonsai showcases the Chinese art of penjing in all its aspects and covers all three categories, tree penjing, rock penjing and water-and-land penjing.
By Zhao Qingquan. Photographs by Huang Le and Han Xuenian. Foreword by Rob Kempinski. Hardcover. 144 pages.