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Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (2): 187–212.
Published: 01 October 2016
... studies of Uyghur walled settlements mentioned Nancy Shatzman Steinhardt is professor of East Asian above support the likelihood that Buddhist architecture art at the University of Pennsylvania. Her most recent of the Uyghurs relied on Chinese construction principles books are Chinese Architecture...
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Archives of Asian Art (2015) 65 (1-2): 87–115.
Published: 01 October 2015
... this border-land region and can be considered a local architectural response to Tibetan Buddhist ritual practices. Copyright © Asia Society 2015 Lu family Tusi Yongdeng County Chinese architecture Tibetan architecture Ming dynasty Miaoyin Temple (Miaoyinsi) Tibetan Buddhism Emperor Yongle...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 April 2019
... on a cultivated and highly public relationship with Buddhist-friendly nāga s. Copyright © 2019 Asia Society 2019 Nāga Buddhist architecture rock-cut architecture water regulation rain-making rituals In 1868, as part of the Meiji-era reforms aimed at dividing Shinto practices from those...
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Archives of Asian Art (2015) 65 (1-2): 139–179.
Published: 01 October 2015
... the crafting of a distinct Manchu Imperial Buddhist identity centered on Qianlong himself as the apparition of Mañjuśrī at Wutai Shan. Copyright © Asia Society 2015 Manchu Buddhism the Qianlong emperor Wutai Shan Baodi Si Baoxiang Si Xiang Shan Shuxiang Si Chengde Mañjuśrī Tibetan Buddhism...
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Archives of Asian Art (2015) 65 (1-2): 57–86.
Published: 01 October 2015
... as a starting point, it also demonstrates how a larger, architectural approach can help us better understand the art of the book in India. Copyright © Asia Society 2015 Illustrated manuscripts palm-leaf manuscripts Buddhist manuscripts Jain manuscripts Hindu manuscripts the art of the book tantra...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (1): 21–53.
Published: 01 April 2019
.... A study based on Buddhist texts alone does not provide a complete picture of the complexities of King Enma, who was instead made concrete through the construction of architecture and its interior spatial configurations, surrounding paintings, and accompanying legendary tales, all of which served to ground...
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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 April 2021
..., Mogaoku xing , 170. Artwork: Zhou Zhenru. Figure 3. Architectural drawings of Cave 209, Mogao Caves. After Shi Zhangru, Mogaoku xing, 170. Artwork: Zhou Zhenru. This paper will return landscape imagery back into the Tang Buddhist cave. By taking Cave 209 as its focus, we will come to understand...
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Archives of Asian Art (2011) 61 (1): 61–89.
Published: 01 April 2011
...¯ ras for monastic residences became a block of stone that formed the capital unit; at some an established part of the vocabulary of Buddhist rock other sites themes other than animals with riders adorn architecture from the 1st century bce. One of the most these block capitals. The sculptors...
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Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (1): 1–23.
Published: 01 April 2016
... Palaeo Channels: Harappan Sites, 529 (Oxford: B.A.R., 1989); Bhaskaranatha Misra, Nalanda, a Case Study Journal of Archaeological Science 38, no. 9 3 vols. (Delhi: B. R. Publishing, 1998); Le Huu Phuoc, (September 2011): 2010–16, doi:10.1016/j.jas.2010.08.008. Buddhist Architecture ([S.I Grafikol...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (2): 217–242.
Published: 01 October 2019
... and culturally to seeking the truth from Chinese Buddhism. The form of the initial ordination platform of T'ongdosa is a provocative topic that scholars of art history, architectural history, and Buddhist studies in Japan and Korea have long debated without reaching consensus. Seeking an important clue...
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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (2): 171–190.
Published: 01 October 2021
... of Maitreya's descent and rebirth ]. Translated by Dharmarakṣa (Zhu Fahu 竺法護) in 303. T .453. Miller, Tracy . “ Of Palaces and Pagodas: Palatial Symbolism in Buddhist Architecture of Early Medieval China .” Frontiers of History in China 10 , no. 2 : 222 – 63 . Miyaji, Akira 宮治昭 . Nehan...
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Archives of Asian Art (2005) 55 (1): 53–63.
Published: 01 April 2005
.... An obvious cognate form in the Indian Nonetheless, modern attempts to connect contemporary context, the Buddhist snapa, resonates positively with high French architecture and a civic structure halfway many contemporary viewers, particularly those well versed around the world in provincial India...
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Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (1): 81–105.
Published: 01 April 2016
..., Jingxuan (active 8th c Tangchao minghua lu 唐朝 see Cleary, The Flower Ornament Scripture, 1502–18. (Record of famous painters of the Tang dynasty) 20. Wei-cheng Lin, Building a Sacred Mountain: The (Chengdu: Sichuan meishu chubanshe, 1985), 9. For an Buddhist Architecture of China’s...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 April 2012
... together by the which Buddhist art might appear and the interpretive carefully positioned expanses of glass. In Ando’s hands, approaches we as scholars use in the study of Buddhist the opposition of minimalist sculpture to architecture art, we should also consider how the display of Buddhist...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 102–103.
Published: 01 April 2012
.... In Ando’s hands, approaches we as scholars use in the study of Buddhist the opposition of minimalist sculpture to architecture art, we should also consider how the display of Buddhist and landscape is sublated in tranquil movements of objects might create new forms of Buddhist practice, new shadow...
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Archives of Asian Art (2008) 58 (1): 1–42.
Published: 01 April 2008
... and Shanxi and those in more southern areas.6 Extant T(Treasure Hall of the Great Hero [Maha¯vı¯ra]; 1073/ buildings from the eleventh century provide something 1092–1096) is one of four Buddhist image hall build- more—a clearly developed local idiom within larger ings of virtually the same architectural...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 99–100.
Published: 01 April 2012
...’’ was to juxtapose the works of Buddhist features rather unique iconography and an unusual art with the starkly dazzling architecture of Tadao Ando¯, configuration of its robes. With help from a model the spare galleries lacked any wall text that might distract (one of the other workshop participants), Ha used...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (2): 215–232.
Published: 01 October 2018
... the short-lived Northern Liang regime and later the northeast under the Northern Wei, Kucha contributed enormously to the development of Buddhist art and architecture across north China throughout the fifth century, as its unique pictorial style, iconography, and architectural designs were embraced from...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 90–99.
Published: 01 April 2012
... of the extent to A defining characteristic of the ‘‘Reflections of the which the architecture provocatively invites us to view Buddha’’ exhibition was that it self-consciously forced the objects in new ways, the building is the dominant a viewer with knowledge of Buddhist image-making voice in the conversation...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 81–90.
Published: 01 April 2012
... of Art and Architecture at Harvard University. looking out to the reflecting pool. Because the natural He is currently completing a dissertation on Song- light precludes showing light-sensitive objects in this dynasty Buddhist art and ritual. [pbloom@fas.harvard. space, our first subjects were stone...