Discoveries: Art and Culture of Japan

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Harry N. Abrams, Sep 1, 1999 - History - 160 pages
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This detailed survey examines how Japanese architecture, sculpture, scroll painting, drawing, printmaking and calligraphy reflects developments in religion and politics, from the advent of Zen to the opening of Japan to the West.

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Contents

THE REALM OF THE KAMI
13
A BUDDHIST CIVILIZATION
23
THE ART OF THE COURT
43
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About the author (1999)

Delay is a French art historian and curator who specializes in Japanese art.

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