Every Illustration From Shizhuzhai Shuhua Pu – The World’s Oldest Multicolor Book (1633) |

In 1633 Chinese printer Hu Zhengyan used the douban technique to produce what is now the world’s oldest multicolor printed book, Shizhuzhai Shuhua Pu.

Source: Every Illustration From Shizhuzhai Shuhua Pu – The World’s Oldest Multicolor Book (1633) |

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