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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2019) 69 (1): 73–101.
Published: 01 April 2019
... illustrating a poem about the joys of summer evenings spent floating on West Lake in Hangzhou. Figure 1. Anonymous painter, Boating by a Willow Bank , China, thirteenth century. Fan mounted as an album leaf; ink and color on silk, 23.3 × 24.9 cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Collection of A. W. Bahr...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2017) 67 (2): 237–256.
Published: 01 October 2017
... pith—are precisely the materials used in nineteenth-century Chinese export paintings. Figure 10. Portrait (detail of hair ornament), China, 1900–1950. Gouache on pith. Conservation Department Study Collection, Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. Photograph: © Asian Art Museum. Figure 10...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2018) 68 (2): 191–214.
Published: 01 October 2018
... private and public collections at the time. 12 Given these circumstances, it is unlikely that Bushell's Chinese Art was simply a straightforward reporting of what he had learned from his local informants in China. Surprisingly, few scholars have ever questioned how Bushell's seemingly “authentic...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2018) 68 (2): 215–232.
Published: 01 October 2018
... contribute to a more informed discussion on issues of cultural patrimony and stewardship of artifacts from Kucha now in museum collections outside China. In Kucha studies, wall paintings at major cave complexes such as Kizil and Kumtura have been one of the main foci in modern scholarship. Both...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2010) 60 (1): 89–94.
Published: 01 April 2010
... symposium ‘‘Art and Practice: by Willow Weilan Hai Chang, from 20 September Buddhism in China from the 5th–9th Centuries’’ organ- through 8 December 2007. The guest curator was the ized by Juliano and France Pepper, Director of Arts well-respected scholar Annette L. Juliano, whose pre- and Culture...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2018) 68 (2): 133–156.
Published: 01 October 2018
..., revealing areas of the underlying white porcelain body. 26 Figure 3. Jun plate, China, Jin/Yuan dynasty, twelfth–thirteenth century. Stoneware with copper-infused glaze, diam. 17.7 cm. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Robert Lehman Collection, 1975.1.1661. Artwork in public domain. Photograph...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2011) 61 (1): 3–36.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Carolina at Chapel Hill ombs in ancient China have been the chief sources ‘‘underground wooden architecture in brick as it will Tfor the study of Chinese art because of the wealth be called in this paper, contrast significantly with older of burial goods, furnishings, figurines, murals, etc. in...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2017) 67 (1): 83–109.
Published: 01 April 2017
... this essay. By taking a fresh look at what appear to be innocuous images of peonies in early through mid-Qing China, this study considers the possibility of contentious meanings nestled amid what recently have been viewed as tired, recycled references to the past. The paintings under consideration...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2017) 67 (2): 257–276.
Published: 01 October 2017
...Kin Sum (Sammy) Li Abstract In approximately 300 bce , a new method was developed in the design and manufacturing technologies of the bronze mirror production industry in China that changed the ways in which producers cast mirrors. This article utilizes four mirrors as examples to illustrate this...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2010) 60 (1): 43–78.
Published: 01 April 2010
... in fact be found in the earliest Buddhist the region. literature in both Ma¯ha¯yana and Hinaya¯na canons.40 Overall, the inscribed texts at Fangshan collectively Yet the prophecy of decline as it came to be known in espouse a form of Buddhism that stresses the realization China was not fully...
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Published: 01 April 2017
Figure 15. Attributed to Guan Daosheng (China, 1262–1319), A Bamboo Grove in Mist , late 13th–14th century. Handscroll, ink on paper, 14.9 × 112.4 cm. Yale University Art Gallery, Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore. Artwork in the public domain More
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Figure 28. Anonymous painter, Egrets in Water Reeds , China, late twelfth century. Fan mounted as an album leaf, ink and color on silk, 25.2 × 26.2 cm. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Collection of A. W. Bahr, Purchase, Fletcher Fund, 47.18.77. Artwork in public domain. Photograph More
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2014) 64 (1): 43–57.
Published: 01 April 2014
... and inform our understanding of the larger body of cicada plaques in collections in China, Japan, Europe, and the United States. First, we will...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2007) 57 (1): 51–94.
Published: 01 April 2007
... mountain ranges, making it a frequent refuge during Sichuan has been known since the Han dynasty (206 times of political and military upheaval. Although iso- bce–220 ce) as the ‘‘Land of Heaven’s Repository’’ lated from the main political centers of China, it was (tianfu zhiguo). In recent decades...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2010) 60 (1): 79–87.
Published: 01 April 2010
... Japan via China, Nara-period art certain property remains immutable and constitutes was the best in Japanese history because Greek art was beauty’s true and essential nature.25 Ko was intent on thought to be the highest among Western traditions. identifying such a property within works of art. Ko...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2015) 65 (1-2): 57–86.
Published: 01 October 2015
... history­ in a new light. n writing­ about Jain manu­ ­script paintings­ in the Mu- I find Coomaraswamy’s remark­ cited above insight­ ­ Iseum of Fine Arts Collection, Ananda Coomara­ ful, not nec­essar­ ily­ for the value of connecting...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2011) 61 (1): 107–126.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Prince Anpyeong’s Chinese painting collection thus be modified by the predilections of the mid-15th-century included works by painters who are well known to us Joseon cultural elite? and by others who have been forgotten in China, An Gyeon’s Dream Journey to the Peach...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2018) 68 (2): 157–190.
Published: 01 October 2018
... burial of the Nan Yue king and his female companions are significant. It is not known whether the Han emperor condoned this prodigality or possibly even presented some of the objects to Zhao, and elsewhere in China there is evidence that pendants were buried with non-royals or officials, for instance...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2001) 52 (1): 105–120.
Published: 01 April 2001
... Museum of Art Amy G. Poster, Curator and Chair, Asian Art Department Fig. 3. / Buddha Shakyamuni (either 965 or 1025 C.E.) China. Gilt bronze; h: 21.5 cm. 1999.42. Gift of the Asian Art Council in memory of Mahmood T. Diba and the Mary Smith Dorward Fund DENVER, COLORADO Denver Art...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2008) 58 (1): 137–185.
Published: 01 April 2008
... collections. 138 THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO The Art Institute of Chicago Chicago, Illinois Jay Xu, Curator of Asian Art 1. Couch-bed. China. Late Ming / early Qing dynasty. 17th c. Huanghuali wood with woven mat seat; 79.0 Â 213.0 Â 124.5 cm. Acc. no. 2006.14. G. Ronald and Evelyn...