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Color in Ancient and Medieval East Asia

Dusenbury, Mary

Color was a critical element in East Asian life and thought, but its importance has been largely overlooked in Western scholarship. This interdisciplinary volume explores the fascinating roles that color played in the society, politics, thought, art, and ritual practices of ancient and medieval ...

  2014中国重要考古发现 国家文物局
2014 Zhongguo Zhongyao Kaogu Faxian
[Major Archaeological Discoveries in China in 2014]
State Administration of Cultural Heritage

This book provides an overview of 38 of the most important archaeological excavations throughout China during the year 2014. For each excavation site, explanatory text in both Chinese and English is accompanied by detailed photographs of the site and examples of artifacts unearthed there. An ...

     
Sultans of Deccan India, 1500–1700: Opulence and Fantasy

Haidar, Navina Najat & Sardar, Marika

Accompanied catalog of the exhibition with same name in Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, in 2015. The Deccan plateau of south-central India was home to a succession of highly cultured Muslim kingdoms with a rich artistic heritage. Under their patronage in the 16th and 17th centuries, ...

  China: Through the Looking Glass

Bolton, Andrew

This is the accompanied catalog of the Exhibition with same name in Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, in 2015. Features more than 140 examples of haute couture and avant-garde ready-to-wear alongside Chinese art, this exhibition explores the impact of Chinese aesthetics on Western fashion ...

     
Excavating the Afterlife: The Archaeology of Early Chinese Religion

Lai, Guolong

In this volume, the author explores the dialectical relationship between sociopolitical change and mortuary religion from an archaeological perspective. By examining burial structure, grave goods, and religious documents unearthed from groups of well-preserved tombs in southern China, Lai shows ...

  大織部展: 古田織部四〇〇年忌 岐阜県現代陶芸美術館
The Great Oribe Exhibition commemorating the 400th Anniversary of the Death of Furuta Oribe

Museum of Modern Ceramic Art, Gifu

Accompanied by the exhibition with the same name, this catalog presents 165 objects with commentary, including pieces designated national treasures and important cultural property. It also include a text discussing Oribe, his chashitsu "En'an" ?? and writing on tea "Chafu" ?? other wares of ...

     
東山御物の美――足利将軍家の至宝 三井紀念美術館
Aesthetic Perfection: The Higashiyama Gomotsu Collection Assembled by the Ashikaga Shoguns in the 14th to 15th Centuries

Mitsui Memorial Museum

This catalog showcases 106 exhibits including 54 Northern and Southern Song Buddhists, landscapes and bird and flowers paintings in scroll and album leaf formats, supplemented by 6 Japanese screens, shozoga and the Kundaikan Sayuchoki and 54 celadon, lacquerware and tea bowls.

  浙江大學藝術與考古研究(第一輯) 浙江大學藝術與考古研究中心
Zhejiang University Journal of Art and Archaeology, Vol. 1

Center for the Study of Art and Archaeology, Zhejiang University

This is the first volume of Zhejiang University Journal of Art and Archaeology. Contents:

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  • The Poetic IdeasScroll Attributed to Mi Youren and Sima Huai by Peter C. Sturman
  • Reassessing Printed Buddhist Frontispieces from Xi Xia by ...
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    Textiles Asia Journal May 2015 Volume 7, Issue 1

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