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Archives of Asian Art (2008) 58 (1): 135–136.
Published: 01 April 2008
...) and the Problem of a Ming Painting Chinese Art and Archaeology (Mansell). Academy was the first work in the West to investigate In the 1980s Vanderstappen worked toward a the government institutions that had such a profound book on Chinese Buddhist sculpture, travelling to cave- impact on the history of Chinese...
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Archives of Asian Art (2010) 60 (1): 89–94.
Published: 01 April 2010
... a com- 1975. pelling opportunity to rethink our notions of some of ‘‘Buddhist Sculpture from China’’ tapped into one the early Chinese Buddhist movements, patronage sys- of the great collections of China’s Northwest. The tems, and visual styles...
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Archives of Asian Art (2003) 53 (1): 7–25.
Published: 01 April 2003
... in contrast to the general styles of the preceding Asuka and the following Nara periods. This concept was put forth especially clearly by Mizuno Seiichi, a specialist in Chinese Buddhist sculpture, and my ideas are based in part on Mizuno's research.34 Recently, however, the con- cept of "variety...
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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (2): 131–170.
Published: 01 October 2021
... able to acquire merit through creating sculptures. 21 Wang Yu's sponsorship of cave-making from 484 also marks the opening of Yungang to opportunities for broader sponsorship. 22 Chinese Buddhist sculpture Northern Wei archaeological finds Yungang Longmen artistic transitions cave...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (2): 181–216.
Published: 01 October 2019
.... 156. For these two inscriptions, see note 68 above. 157. Bloch, “Inscription on the Umbrella Staff,” 291 . 158. For a recent exploration of the medieval Chinese perception to images in spontaneous motion, see Wang, “Early Chinese Buddhist Sculptures as Animate Bodies and Living...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (1): 87–109.
Published: 01 April 2018
... as they do as iconic recipients of offerings. The various functions, including the “iconic function,” of Chinese Buddhist sculptures and paintings are treated concisely in Foulk, “Religious Functions of Buddhist Art in China” ; and Kieschnick, Impact of Buddhism , 52–80 . On the function of sculptural...
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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (2): 171–190.
Published: 01 October 2021
..., Eiichi 松本栄一 . Tonkō ga no kenkyū 敦煌画の研究 [ Study of Dunhuang murals ]. 2 vols. Tokyo : Tōhō Bunka Gakuin Tōkyō Kenkyūjo , 1937 . McNair, Amy . Donors of Longmen: Faith, Politics, and Patronage in Medieval Chinese Buddhist Sculpture . Honolulu : University of Hawai‘i Press , 2007...
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Archives of Asian Art (2006) 56 (1): 11–30.
Published: 01 April 2006
..., Mimesis, and the Matching of Meanings in Fifth-Century with some variations (p. 144). Furthermore, on the base of the sculpture, Buddhist Art," in Culture and Power in the Reconstitution of the Chinese all the female worshippers are depicted wearing Chinese dress, some of Realm, 20o-6o0, ed. Scott...
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Archives of Asian Art (2001) 52 (1): 121–127.
Published: 01 April 2001
... Mirror, vol. 17 41-54. (1963), pp. 40-42; The Spirit Kings in Sixth-Century Chinese Dohanian, Diran K. The Colossal Buddha at Aukana, vol. 19 (1965), pp. Buddhist Sculpture, vol. 18 (1964), pp. 26-37; The Style of the 16-25; The Wata-da-ge in Ceylon: The Circular-Relic-House...
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Archives of Asian Art (2007) 57 (1): 51–94.
Published: 01 April 2007
... development in this the history of Chinese art.3 To these can be added the area did not reach its qualitative and quantitative peak many splendid Buddhist and Daoist cliff-sculpture sites until the twelfth century, during the Song dynasty. Be- throughout the region, often clustered adjacent to cur- cause...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 April 2012
... Abe asked the group trappings rendered the bodhisattva exposed and, yet, to consider how the collection of sixth-century Chinese provided her with the opportunity to examine the sculp- Buddhist sculpture was part of a larger modernist proj- ture’s appearance in a manner that would typically be ect...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 90–99.
Published: 01 April 2012
...-sensitive objects in this dynasty Buddhist art and ritual. [pbloom@fas.harvard. space, our first subjects were stone sculptures that lost edu] their colorful pigments long ago. (The lacquered, gilded...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (1): 1–19.
Published: 01 April 2019
.... Figure 28. Nāga sculpture below Ajanta Cave 16, Aurangabad District, India, fifth century ce . Photograph: John C. Huntington, courtesy of the Huntington Photographic Archive of Buddhist and Asian Art, 1970. Figure 28. Nāga sculpture below Ajanta Cave 16, Aurangabad District, India, fifth century...
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Archives of Asian Art (2009) 59 (1): 105–133.
Published: 01 April 2009
... Buddha’s garment, the delicate linear decoration, century invention; they appeared long before in Chinese and the tranquil poses and expressions.11 Its crowded Buddhist sculpture. Yet the Kyeyu stele, despite sharing composition and natural stances, however, are thought these components with Chinese...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 99–100.
Published: 01 April 2012
... to the gallery, with its wide-open coincide with the exhibition. The diverse and inventive spaces and sparse population of art, as a stage for per- programming included a concert series, a meditation formance. William Ma, examining the same sculpture, series organized by the Buddhist Council of Greater...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (1): 21–53.
Published: 01 April 2019
... brought to the fore through all of these tenth-century Chinese examples endured and developed within East Asian Buddhist iconography. Korean Buddhist paintings produced in the Goreyo period (918–1392), for example, continued to depict Dizang as the dominant figure placed above the ten kings ( Figure 19...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 81–90.
Published: 01 April 2012
... in mind; indeed, Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts collaborated with the the exhibition seems to have been largely inspired by Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum on Ando¯ ’s self-proclaimed connection to Buddhist thought research on the wood sculpture Left Hand of a Colos- and aesthetics...
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Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (1): 81–105.
Published: 01 April 2016
.... I surveyed the following texts concerning the Samantabhadra. See Angela Falco Howard et al., Chinese Thousand-armed Avalokites´vara from the Sino-Japanese Sculpture (New Haven: Yale University Press; Beijing: Buddhist canon: T1056, T1057A, 1057B, T1058, T1059, Foreign Languages Press, 2006...
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Archives of Asian Art (2001) 52 (1): 83–104.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Sherry Fowler Copyright © Asia Society 2001 Shifting Identities in Buddhist Sculpture: Who's Who in the Muro-ji KonclO* SHERRY FOWLER UNIVERSITY OF KANSAS As one of the rare structures preserving both architecture Juichimen (Eleven-headed) Kannon Bosatsu (S...
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Archives of Asian Art (2001) 52 (1): 63–82.
Published: 01 April 2001
... of many of these fifth-century activity had an impact on the recent estab- Buddha sculptures. Indeed, the visual impact produced by lishment of Buddhist practice at Nalanda. As others have such Buddha images must have created a powerful sense of noted, it is even possible that artists from the Sarnath...