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Archives of Asian Art (2015) 65 (1-2): 57–86.
Published: 01 October 2015
... traditions as well as contemporaneous sculptural representations and textual sources relating to the ritual practices involving books, this study suggests that a book was conceived and designed as a temple in Indic context. Taking innovative design strategies of twelfth-century Buddhist manuscripts...
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Archives of Asian Art (2006) 56 (1): 107.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Timon Screech Copyright © Asia Society 2005 A Response to Paul Berry's Review of the Book, Sex in the Floating World: Erotic Images in Japan, 1700-1820 (University of Hawai'i Press, 1999) TIMON SCREECH SCHOOL OF ORIENTAL AND AFRICAN STUDIES, UNIVERSITY OF LONDON...
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Published: 01 April 2021
Figure 13. Onoe shunshoku (Spring Colors at Onoe), 1814. Pages from book Jūnikei shiika ; ink on paper, 25.5 × 18.2 cm. Kokugaku Kenkyū Shiryōkan, Tokyo. More
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Published: 01 October 2023
Figure 14. Book of Sudhana from the Garland Sutra (Hua-yan Ching Pu-hsien Hsing-yuan Pin), late sixteenth century. Woodblock prints on paper, 40.8 × 11.11 × 1.59 cm. Minneapolis Institute of Art, Gift of Ruth and Bruce Dayton, 98.71. Artwork in the public domain. Photograph: Minneapolis More
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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (2): 243–268.
Published: 01 October 2021
...Sarah Richardson Abstract How can visual texts, closed books, and painted images work together in Buddhist temples to reinforce one another and act upon viewers? The fourteenth-century murals at the Tibetan temple of Shalu integrate pictures with long passages of Tibetan texts and select...
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Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (2): 181–219.
Published: 01 October 2022
... it provides accounts of paintings by artists whose works are no longer extant. But there is one major problem: the book is a forgery. What is more, Zhang also forged paintings to match the documentation he created, so he could also profit from trading in them. Interestingly, the book also echoes unfounded...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (2): 191–214.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Yu-jen Liu Abstract This article explores how the category “Chinese art” was articulated and consolidated in the early twentieth century by focusing on Stephen Bushell's Chinese Art , the first book in English defined in terms of this category. Bushell's monograph highlights the intercultural...
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Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (2): 225–244.
Published: 01 October 2020
...Rob Linrothe Abstract This is a review article of Janet Gyatso's 2015 award-winning book, Being Human in a Buddhist World: An Intellectual History of Medicine in Early Modern Tibet. The art-historical aspects of the book—mainly confined to the first chapter, “Reading Paintings, Painting the Medical...
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Published: 01 October 2021
Figure 23. Asai Chū (Japanese, 1856–1907) and Ikebe Yoshikata (Japanese, 1861–1923), Rickshaw Puller and Oxcart Puller , from the book Present-day Customs and Manners: A Poetry Contest in Fifty Rounds ( Tōsei fūzoku gojūban utaawase ), 1:18, 1907. Tokyo: Yoshikawa Hanshichi. Freer Gallery More
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (2): 111–132.
Published: 01 October 2018
... show at the Jehangir Art Gallery in 1965 and the publication of four books of poetry by Clearing House, an independent press established in 1976 by Jussawalla, Kolatkar, Mehrotra, and Patel. Through a close analysis of word and image, it illuminates the distinctive aesthetics and politics...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (2): 157–190.
Published: 01 October 2018
... and early Qing dynasties, although by then its decorative features, as recorded in illustrations in books, appear to be more important than its use in burials. The article also explores the foundational years of collecting Chinese art in the West by individuals such as the sinologist Berthold Laufer...
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Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (1): 23–49.
Published: 01 April 2020
...Michael J. Hatch Abstract In 1800 Huang Yi published Engraved Texts of the Lesser Penglai Pavilion , reproducing his collection of antique rubbings as well as the later inscriptions added to them by scholars. The original rubbings were made from ancient inscribed stone monuments, and the book's...
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Published: 01 October 2021
Figure 2. Bookshelves line the east and west walls of the Segoma Kagyur Lhakhang shrine room. The walls were left unpainted and were designed to store book collections. Photograph: Sarah Richardson. More
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Published: 01 October 2021
Figure 18. Sidney D. Gamble (American, 1890–1968), A Manure Collector , 1918. Digitized from nitrate negative, 12.7 × 10.2 cm. David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University. More
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Published: 01 April 2021
Figure 12. Onoe Sumiyoshi Myōjin no yashiro reishō (The Sacred Bell of Onoe Sumiyoshi Shrine), 1814. Pages from book Jūnikei shiika ; ink on paper, 25.5 × 18.2 cm. Kokugaku Kenkyū Shiryōkan, Tokyo. More
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Published: 01 October 2023
Figure 7. After Johannes Nieuhof, Straet van Nanking ( Street in Nanjing ), 1665. Etching. From Nieuhof, Het Gezandtschap der Neêrlandtsche Oost-Indische Compagnie , 105. Courtesy of the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives. https://library.si.edu/digital-library/book/gezantschapdern00nieu . More
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Published: 01 October 2023
Figure 28. Sangha, Dhṛtarāṣṭra Crushes the Iron Statue Brought in Bhīma's Stead , India, 1598–99, from the Razmnāma . Opaque watercolor, ink, and gold on paper, 30 × 17 cm. Courtesy of the Free Library of Philadelphia, Rare Book Department, Lewis M 24, mcom00241. More
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Published: 01 October 2023
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Published: 01 October 2023
Figure 4. Samuel Bourne (British, 1834–1912), The Happy Valley , ca. 1864–66. Photographic print, 23.5 × 28.9 cm. Samuel Bourne Photographs Collection, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University, Box 12, Print RL-00130-P-1328. More
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Archives of Asian Art (2014) 64 (1): 3–32.
Published: 01 April 2014
... and significant cludes a large number of books; we will examine how cross-cultural encounters, clashes, and appropriations in the Korean literati’s passion for books inspired distinc- the East.1 Few places avoided internal social, political, tive Korean still-life paintings with books at their center. cultural...