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Archives of Asian Art (2015) 65 (1-2): 25–56.
Published: 01 October 2015
...Chelsea Foxwell Abstract The Ippen hijiri-e (Illustrated Life of the Holy Man Ippen, 1299) by En'i is distinctive among medieval Japanese hagiographic emaki (picture handscrolls) for its use of a high, distant vantage point in each of the forty-eight scenes. This article situates the Ippen within...
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Archives of Asian Art (2017) 67 (1): 1–24.
Published: 01 April 2017
... (folding screens) emaki (picture handscrolls) Tōfukumon'in Due to the modern perception that the Heike monogatari 平家物語 (the Tale of the Heike ) 1 is a warrior chronicle ( gunki monogatari 軍記物語), the majority of previous scholarship on Heike paintings has been devoted to battle pictures...
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Archives of Asian Art (2004) 54 (1): 7–22.
Published: 01 April 2004
... Workers: Rights, Frizokushi, p. 51. Sections of a late Edo-period copy are found in Resistance,and Redefinition, p. 3. Fukuda, ed., Nikuhitsu Fozoku Emaki, pls. 109-12. 52. Bindman, "An International Perspective on Slavery in the Sex 35. Examples of Toba-e handscrolls from...
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Archives of Asian Art (2017) 67 (2): 277–306.
Published: 01 October 2017
..., and Rohit Anand, and the Estate of Mamdouha Bobst Gifts, 2016. 38. Buddha Preaching, a section from the Illustrated Sutra of Past and Present Karma (Kako genzai inga kyo emaki) , Nara period (710–794), mid-eighth century. Hanging scroll; handscroll section mounted as a hanging scroll; ink...
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Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (1): 107–151.
Published: 01 April 2016
... describes of the album. Finally, through a comparison of Wu tortures of various hells and the causes for falling into Bin’s work with Fu Kun’s 傅崑 (active 17th c.) mono- different hells. He also warns anyone who practices chrome handscroll Hua ershiwu yuantongxiang juan 畫 sitting meditation...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (1): 1–32.
Published: 01 April 2018
... immediacy. In practice, weights were often used to anchor the ends. Likewise, at a social gathering, one might not even have occasion to advance the scroll. 110. Emaki (lit. “rolled pictures”) is a modern term. In medieval contexts, such works were referred to by various terms such as e (“picture...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (1): 21–53.
Published: 01 April 2019
... differs from models found in scripture. 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...
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Archives of Asian Art (2023) 73 (1): 25–54.
Published: 01 April 2023
... an appropriately symbolic or auspicious backdrop for important personages or events. Interior scenes in handscroll paintings ( emaki ) of the medieval period demonstrate the variety of ways in which folding screens were used in everyday life. 8. This is attested to in contemporary records pertaining...
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