A Brief History of the Glyptic Art and Architecture of Japan: Together with a Brief Description of Temples and Shrines, and a Biography of Eminent Architects and Sculptors (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from A Brief History of the Glyptic Art and Architecture of Japan: Together With a Brief Description of Temples and Shrines, and a Biography of Eminent Architects and Sculptors
The relics of Japanese industry before the time of the ascendency of Chinese inﬂuence, which have become known chieﬂy from excavations, show that the country at that time occupied a very low plane Of artistic ability and taste.
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