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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2014) 64 (1): 75–92.
Published: 01 April 2014
...Yan Geng Copyright © Asia Society 2014 A New Earthly Paradise: Appropriation and Politics in Li Keran’s Representation of Beihai Park yan geng University of Connecticut...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2018) 68 (1): 67–86.
Published: 01 April 2018
... palace to suppress the evil forces that had caused the fire. 42 Emperor Wu accordingly ordered the construction of a new palace complex on a magnificent scale, conceiving of it as a re-creation of paradise on earth. 43 It was filled with the emperor's collections of exotic animals and rare plants...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2005) 55 (1): 1–15.
Published: 01 April 2005
...: Nae'yong-do; C: Laiyingtu) represents the wish for rebirth in the Western Paradise. I shall discuss this dramatic moment when Amitabha and his holy assembly inscription in detail below.° descend to receive a dying believer for rebirth in the On the contrary,Yun-sik Hong and Kyu-won Kim have Western...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2005) 55 (1): 65–78.
Published: 01 April 2005
... building than on any other Ibrahim's death (1037 AH or 1627 CE) as well as that of his surviving structure from Bicljapar. Most of the inscriptions daughter Zuhra Sultana (1035 AH or 1624/25 CE) are each are excerpts from the Kur'an relating to paradise, as is two lines long. In contrast, the verse...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2007) 57 (1): 121–150.
Published: 01 April 2007
... Land Buddhism: a be- The two works are in the most clear accord in their ba- liever traversing a perilous landscape in order to enter sic compositional elements, and in the general arrange- into the paradise of Amida, the Buddha of the West ment of these. Both paintings show two realms, a splen...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2013) 63 (2): 211–213.
Published: 01 October 2013
... ultimate salvation in paradise, became enormously pave the way for the rising tide of fascination and scholar- popular among members of non-elite society. McCallum’s ship on art of the body. examination of the ‘‘Living Buddha’’ in the Zenko¯ ji McCallum was also one of the...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2010) 60 (1): 89–94.
Published: 01 April 2010
... thirty feet below ground in born souls’’ in Amita¯bha’s paradise (Cat. 64); and the the Anguo Temple cache in 1959 are closely related parinirva¯ na, which is invariably depicted outside be- to iconographic themes prominently preserved in early tween two˙ trees, is confused with the dream-conception...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2019) 69 (1): 55–72.
Published: 01 April 2019
... of a people becomes the basis of identity formation.” He proposed that the bonds between people are strengthened by the endurance of traumatic events, a phenomenon he labeled “founding trauma.” 44 In her A Paradise Built in Hell , Rebecca Solnit offers a utopian perspective of communities forged...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2001) 52 (1): 121–127.
Published: 01 April 2001
... Central Asia, vol. 22 Gun, vol. 3 (1948-1949), pp. 43-48. (1968-1969), pp. 80-95. Kossak, Steven Miles. Lineage Painting and Nascent Monasticism in Gridley, Marilyn. Images from Shanxi of Tejaprabha's Paradise, vol. 51 Medieval Tibet, vol. 43 (1990), PP. 49...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2001) 52 (1): 83–104.
Published: 01 April 2001
... triad formation, dating from the mid-eighth cen- nently paired. Cave 45, best known for its elegant clay tury, is painted on the south wall below a paradise scene sculptures in the central niche, which are judged to date (Fig. 8). TheYakushi figure holds a medicine jar or bowl in from the High Tang...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2009) 59 (1): 7–31.
Published: 01 April 2009
... epigraphical [God will build a house for him in Paradise ’’31 content clearly connects it to broader˙ practices and had These verses are conventional and mirror epigraphi- multiple layers of meaning. The inscriptions around the cal practices common to mosque architecture through- frame of the mihra¯ b are...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2013) 63 (2): 215–276.
Published: 01 October 2013
.... Metro- politan Museum of Art, 2011.89. Purchase, Friends of Korean Art Gifts and Parnassus Foundation/Jane and Raphael Bernstein Gift, 2011. 33. Amitabha Buddha’s Assembly in the Western Paradise, Korea, Joseon period, ca. 1775–1850. Ink and traces of color on paper, image 151.1 Â 151.1 cm...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2001) 52 (1): 11–43.
Published: 01 April 2001
... on which it turns (Figs. Spring story with the air of an immortality fable; it also 3, /8). We can recognize, though, its nightfall imagery—the reflects the paradise associations of Mount Lu itself. In other decline of the day, and of the year; and its reference to nearby words, Mount Lu, the...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2018) 68 (1): 33–46.
Published: 01 April 2018
....” 23. Bose, Royal Umbrellas of Stone , 4 . 24. Ibid., 15–16. 25. Ibid., 8. 26. Maharashtra State Gazetteers , 795 . 27. Ibid. 28. Sohoni, “Gaining Pious Merit and Creating Images of Paradise.” 29. For basic information on these temples, see Agrawal...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 October 2017) 67 (2): 143–187.
Published: 01 October 2017
... historians—might not be able to otherwise identify the deities or themes. 35 At the Alchi Sumtsek, for example, a set of murals depicting the Abhirati paradise of Akṣobhya is framed by dbu med (cursive Tibetan script) inscriptions without which the precise themes would be difficult to interpret. 36...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2010) 60 (1): 19–42.
Published: 01 April 2010
... practical halo (J: zuko¯ ), which represents the aura of light that considerations guided the emergence of this iconograph- encircles the head area, and a body halo (J: shinko¯ ), ical feature. which surrounds the torso. The tree of paradise (J: The earliest extant...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2012) 62 (1): 25–46.
Published: 01 April 2012
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2013) 63 (1): 59–86.
Published: 01 April 2013
... Ganden a Geluk monk is preserved (Fig. 25). In July 2012, Phodrang (dga’ ldan pho brang, ‘‘Palace of Tushita however, the nuns in residence identified the figure as Paradise at Drepung Monastery, near Lhasa,40 one Changsem Sherab Zangpo, and claimed that it had can assume the Potala would also appear...
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2009) 59 (1): 81–103.
Published: 01 April 2009
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Archives of Asian Art (1 April 2006) 56 (1): 11–30.
Published: 01 April 2006