History of Japanese art
Within the scope of this comprehensive survey are the painting, sculpture, architecture, and ceramics of Japan and their social, political, religious, and intellectual contexts - an ambitious undertaking, admirably accomplished. Clear, smooth writing draws beginning students of Japanese art and culture gracefully through dense amounts of information.
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The Jomon Period c 11 000400 b c e
The Yayoi Period c 400 b CE 300 c E
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Amida architecture aristocratic artist Ashikaga bakufu became bodhisattvas Buddha Buddhist Buddhist temples building bunjinga calligraphy capital century ceramic ceremony China Chinese chonin clan color on paper color on silk culture daimyo decorated depicted developed early Edo period emaki emakimono emperor figures Fujiwara fusuma garden Genji glaze gold leaf Hachiman hall Hanging scroll Heian period height Hideyoshi Hokkedo Honshu Horyuji imperial court ink and color insei Japan Japanese Jingoji Jomon Kamakura period Kannon Kano kiln known Kofun kondo Korean Kozanji Kukai Kyoto Kyushu lacquer landscape Late Heian mandala master Minamoto Minamoto no Yoritomo Momoyama monk motifs Myoe Nara Nara period National Museum nihonga pagoda painter painting panels prefecture Pure Land roof samurai screen sculpture Shaka Shingon Shinto shogun shrine style surface sutra Taira technique tion Todaiji Toji Tokugawa Tokyo traditional trees ukiyo-e ware Western wood Yakushi yamato-e Yayoi Yoritomo