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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (2): 219–241.
Published: 01 October 2021
... and one that had been ruled by an unbroken lineage for more than a millennium. 27 nachiket@umich.edu © 2021 Asia Society 2021 astrology astronomy bards genealogy scrolling temporality A vital question remains unanswered. What led Ari Singh II to commission a scroll...
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Archives of Asian Art (2014) 64 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 April 2014
.... officials, court painters, scribes, experts in geomancy and 29. The original text reads: astronomy, etc. In this paper, I use the term jungin in the narrower sense. 史, 39. The original passage is from Yi Wu-jun, Mongyu ya...
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Archives of Asian Art (2004) 54 (1): 23–33.
Published: 01 April 2004
.... that often derailed his career as an official. He was also a serious student 6. For recent research on Ming military history, see Alastair I. of astronomy, geometry, weaponry, and military strategy. When he was Johnston, Cultural Realism: Strategic Culture and Grand Strategy in Chinese employed under...
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Archives of Asian Art (2012) 62 (1): 47–67.
Published: 01 April 2012
... counted worked in the Bureau of Astronomy, and also was an among the servants, those six who carry out typically amateur painter. According to a contemporary record, mundane and unskilled functions and are therefore in- many renowned court artists, including Kim Hongdo, dubitably lower in status. Among...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (1): 67–86.
Published: 01 April 2018
... for the primary portal of a palace modeled on the celestial realm, the southern twin-tower gate of the Jianzhang Palace was named Changhe 閶闔, a term that “signifies the heavenly gate” ( tianmen 天門) in Han astronomy. This name specified the connection between the twin towers and heavenly entrances, suitable...
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