Epochs of Chinese and Japanese Art: An Outline History of East Asiatic Design (Google eBook)
Stone Bridge Press, Inc., 2007 - Art - 676 pages
Still regarded as a monumental survey of Eastern art, this comprehensive volume was intended for art collectors and general readers as well as travelers and scholars. It covers China and Korea in addition to Japan, and places a special emphasis on Buddhist influences.
Ernest F. Fenollosa (1853-1908) was an educator who helped introduce Westerners to traditional Japanese art forms.