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丹青巨匠Ⅱ——湖南省博物馆藏齐白石书画精品 湖北省博物馆
Great Master of Painting II: Selected Paintings and Calligraphy of Qi Baishi from the Collection of Hunan Provincial Museum
Danqing Jujiang: Hunansheng Bowuguancang Qi Baishi Shuhua Jingpin
Hubei Provincial Museum
  Theatre of Dreams/Theatre of Play: no and kyogen

Trinh, Khanh ed.
Dating from the fifteenth to the early twentieth century, 160 works from the rich material culture of Japanese no and kyogen theatre (nogaku) - including exquisite robes, extraordinary masks, and detailed paintings - have been selected from the collections of the National Noh Theatre, Tokyo and ...
     
浮世絵に描かれた子どもたち 千葉市美術館
Children Depicted in Ukiyo-e Prints

Chiba City Museum of Art

This catalog presents 304 prints by 47 artists divided into six themes:

  • Affection for Children;
  • Wishing for Healthy Growth of Children;
  • Playfulness and Mischief;
  • Kid's Parade: Disguise and Parodies;
  • Tracing the Culture of Edo Children through Ukiyo-e Reference ...
  •   日本美術全集8 中世絵巻と肖像画 加須屋 誠
    Nihon Bijutsu Zenshu 8: Chuse Emaki to Shozoga
    [Complete Collection of Japanese Art 8: Medieval Painting Scroll and Portraiture]
    Kasuya, Makoto
         
    Tibetan Art

    Chandra, Lokesh
    The rich artistic heritage of Tibet stems from the depths of the meditations of great masters. It translates into them an elaborate symbolic system that takes the form of three-dimensional images or two-dimensional thankas and mandalas.

    Tibetan Art is a comprehensive introduction to this ...

      The All-Knowing Buddha: A Secret Guide

    Alphen, Jan Van

    This catalog focuses on this extremely rare group of richly-detailed album leaves which illustrate the visualization practice of Sarvavid Vairocana, the All-Knowing Buddha. This beautifully illustrated step-by-step visual guide provides a unique glimpse into Tibetan Buddhist meditation and ...

         
    故宫画谱:花鸟卷/兰花 中国历代名画技法精讲系列
    薛永年
    Gugong huapu: huaniao juan lanhua [Palace painting manual: birds and flowers/orchid]
    Zhongguo lidai minghua jifa jingjiang xilie
    Xue, Yongnian
    This book is one within a series of 58 fascicles that offer step-by-step instructions on how to do Chinese ink-wash paintings.Using paintings from Beijing Palace Museum as examples, this fascicle teaches the techniques and steps of drawing orchid.
      若冲と蕪村 生誕三百年同い年の天才絵師 伊藤若冲 & 与謝蕪村
    Celebrating Two Contemporary Geniuses

    Ito, Jakuchu & Yosa, Buson
    to Jakuchu and Yosa Buson, two early modern giants of painting in Japan, were born in the same year, 1716. Jakuchu’s family were grocery wholesalers in Nishiki-Koji in Kyoto, but Jakuchu chose to devote himself to painting, working throughout his life to establish his own distinctive style. Buson ...
         
    Tibetan Mandalas (Vajravali and Tantra-samuccaya)
    Sata-Pitaka Series Indo-Asian Literatures Volume 383
    Vira, Raghu & Chandra, Lokesh
    A study of Tibetan mandala, with index of names in both sanskrit script and English.
      兰亭图典 故宫博物院
    Lanting Tudian
    [Catalog of Special Exhibition on Lanting]
    Palace Museum

    This is the accompanied catalog of the special exhibition on Lanting culture in the Palace Museum in Beijing, which based on an essay written in running script by Wang Xizhi, a most important calligrapher in Jin Dynasty. This catalog contains calligraphy, paintings and works of art with almost ...

         
    迎岁集福: 院藏钟馗名画特展 国立故宫博物院
    Ying Sui Ji Fu: Yuan Cang Zhongkui Minghua Tezhan
    Blessings for the New Year : Special Exhibition of Paintings of Chung K'uei
    National Palace Museum
    The origins for Chung K'uei are rooted in the legends of Chinese folk beliefs. These early tales, which became the focus of attention for successive generations of artists, rendered the figure of Chung K'uei into a colorful, legendary hero that has become familiar to practically every Chinese ...
      京へのいざない:京都国立博物館所蔵名品120選 京都国立博物館
    Kyoto: Splendors of the Ancient Capital
    Highlights of the Kyoto National Museum
    Kyoto National Museum

    This catalog presents a selection of 120 pieces of artworks from the collection of the Kyoto Museum of Art, beginning from Buddhist art, Muromachi ink monochrome painting, Momoyama period screens and albums, and Edo period paintings followed by calligraphy, gilt bronze statues, swords, ...

         
    Silent Poetry: Chinese Paintings from the Collection of the Cleveland Museum of Art

    Chou, Ju Hsi & Chung, Anita

    This handsome volume offers a fresh, comprehensive look at the Cleveland Museum of Art’s world-renowned collection of Chinese paintings. With in-depth study of more than 100 selected works and more than 400 color illustrations, Silent Poetry reflects the growth, both in size and in scope, of ...
      Promenade dans l'art japonaise: Volume I: Netsuke - Art, magie et medecine Volume II: Inro - Art, magie et medecine

    Ducros, Alain
    The first volume Netsuke: Art, magic and medicine presents talismanic and apotropaoque functions. Discussed are the explanations of the frequency of certain subjects as well as corrections of mistakes in interpretation. Also includes a presentation of the largest Masters of Netsuke and a ...
         
    Collection Highlights: The Rubin Museum of Art

    Rubin Museum of Art

    This catalog features 108 works — an auspicious number in Tibetan culture with significance extending into Hinduism and even into popular Western culture—that were chosen by the curatorial team to offer a sense of the geographic, cultural, and chronological breadth of the Museum’s holdings. ...

      肉筆浮世絵―美の競艶 シカゴ ウェストンコレクション 永田生慈
    Seductive Smiles
    Masterpieces of ukiyo-e paintings Weston Collection
    Nagata Seiji
    Catalog of the exhibition of Weston collection of erotic Ukiyo-e prints in Japan, 2015. Including works by Hishikawa Moronobu, Nishikawa Sukenobu, Kitagawa Utamaro, Utagawa Toyokuni, Katsushika Hokusai and Kawanabe Kyosai, etc.
         
    故宫经典:故宫绘画图典 故宫博物院
    Gugong Jingdian: Gugong Huihua Tudian [Classics of the Forbidden City: Paintings in the Palace Museum Collection]

    The Palace Museum

    This volume presents 68 magnificent examples of paintings from the collection of the Palace Museum in Beijing, spanning the Eastern Jin period to Qing period.

      Arts of Asia September-October 2015

    Arts of Asia
    Contents:
  • SOUTH ASIA IN SOUTH KENSINGTON by ANNA JACKSON
  • "THE FABRIC OF INDIA" EXHIBITION by ROSEMARY CRILL
  • ENGAGING WITH CONTEMPORARY SOUTH ASIA by DIVIA PATEL
  • 25 YEARS OF THE NEHRU GALLERY OF INDIAN ART AND THE NEHRU TRUST by DEBORAH SWALLOW
  • THE PARASOL ...
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    Fresh Impressions: Early Modern Japanese Prints
    Exhibition October 4, 2013 to January 1, 2014
    Putney, Carolyn M. & Brown, Kendall H. & Shuko, Koyama & Binnie, Paul

    In 1930 the Toledo Museum of Art organized a landmark exhibition of “modern Japanese prints.” Featuring the work of ten artists, including Hashiguchi Goyo, Kawase Hasui, and Hiroshi Yoshida, it has stood as a watershed in the success of the shin hanga (“new prints”) movement. The ...


    Arts of Asia
    Arts of Asia November-December 2015

    Orientations
    Orientations January/February 2016

    Nylan, Michael & Vankeerberghen, Griet eds.
    Chang'an 26 BCE: An Augustan Age in China

    International Netsuke Society
    International Netsuke Society Journal Volume 35 No. 1 Winter 2015

     


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