The Arts of Japan: An Illustrated History

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Tuttle, 1957 - Art - 201 pages
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Painting, sculpture, architecture, and crafts, pre-historic to mid-twentieth century. 121 illustrations, 12 in color.

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User Review  - khkeeler - LibraryThing

I enjoyed it. I have the first edition, so it is 60 years old. For the time it was lavishly illustrated. I don't know Japanese history or art so I got a fine introduction (up through 1957). Paintings and buildings I have seen I will see again differently. Read full review

Contents

THE PREHISTORIC ART OF JAPAN
3
THE BEGINNINGS OF BUDDHIST ART IN JAPAN
17
THE ART OF THE NARA PERIOD
35
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