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Archives of Asian Art (2004) 54 (1): 7–22.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Paul Berry Copyright © Asia Society 2004 Rethinking Shunga: The Interpretation of Sexual Imagery of the Edo Period PAUL BERRY KANSAI GAIDAI UNIVERSITY As the publication of uncensored reproductions of sexu- Pornography, Shunga and Their Use," "Bodies, Boundaries, ally...
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Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (2): 284–290.
Published: 01 October 2022
... in the discussion of the emergence of deities in sexual embrace (173–78), which curiously is not linked back to the Vajradhātu mandala. There the generation of the secondary mandala deities through sexual intercourse is already implicit in the gesture of Vairocana—the gesture of highest awakening ( bodhyagrīmudrā...
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Archives of Asian Art (2006) 56 (1): 107.
Published: 01 April 2006
... of technical of sexual imagery of the entire Edo period, whereas my error to point out the main flaw in the review: failure to analysis is limited to a specific time frame, 1700 to 1820. recognize my analysis of the problematic term shunga, the Berry attempts to establish the broader context but fails...
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Archives of Asian Art (2013) 63 (2): 189–207.
Published: 01 October 2013
... the painters’ knowledge of the bodies they painted was ‘‘husky criada’’ who stepped in to break the pin˜ ata at often an intimate and sexual knowledge. Kitagawa was a Christmas party for pupils of Kitagawa’s Open-Air very familiar with this milieu and his autobiographical 40...
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Archives of Asian Art (2004) 54 (1): 63–93.
Published: 01 April 2004
... Mathurd emphasize the sexuality—an element of the aus- picious power—of male figures from that tradition.4 Padma Kaimal's examination of a small group of highly...
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Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (2): 119–149.
Published: 01 October 2020
... As J. Keith Vincent has compellingly argued in his analysis of modern Japanese homosocial narratives, desire “is never understood simply as an emanation of identity or a response to the intrinsic appeal of its object”; 19 instead, gender and sexuality are “intersubjectively produced and mediated...
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Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (2): 199–224.
Published: 01 October 2020
... pursues a woman identified as “empress” ( huanghou 皇后) ( Figure 18c ). Situated in a private domestic space, such unusually immoral behavior belongs in what the Chinese would later call “secret plays” ( mixi 秘戲), that is, sexual activities allowed to take place only behind a curtain. 24...
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Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (1): 107–151.
Published: 01 April 2016
... factors prompted the late Ming ˙ dha¯ ran¯ı (Lengyanzhou and stops A¯ nanda from gentry to accept Buddhism and even to sponsor Buddhist breaking˙ the Buddhist precept of avoiding sexual mis- activities in monasteries,10 several other factors con- conduct...
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Archives of Asian Art (2020) 70 (2): 225–244.
Published: 01 October 2020
... 5 ). Their panicked minders run after the yaks while a red-ruffed Tibetan mastiff barks at their heels. A nomad with one shoulder bare readies a slingshot with a mischievous grin, and another calmly spins a hand-held prayer wheel. Behind them, a sexually aroused male donkey, who has just shucked off...
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Archives of Asian Art (2013) 63 (1): 103–129.
Published: 01 April 2013
... short hemlines was first intro- 39. duced in 1970 as an ostensible way of protecting women 6. Rawlings, ‘‘Harnessing the Elements p. 81. from sexual assault. Such reasoning was briefly ridiculed 7. George Kubler, The Shape of Time...
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Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (2): 155–180.
Published: 01 October 2022
... and abhayamudrā ), and for his potent sexuality, which made him an emblem of fertility. This essay first introduces the religious and political landscape of Daśapura and discusses the modes of Śaiva religiosity expressed in the epigraphic and material sources from the sixth century ce , when artistic...
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Archives of Asian Art (2003) 53 (1): 26–53.
Published: 01 April 2003
... modelled their actions and bodies upon Siva's penitent and niche of her temple retains its original figure, and that is a sexual aspects; though the Kapalikas and Kalamukhas may slender, standing image of Siva, his hips and shoulders tilted have differed in their practices, contemporaries saw...
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Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (1): 129–150.
Published: 01 April 2022
..., “Painting Manuals and Gendered Modernity” ; Edwards, “Drawing Sexual Violence in Wartime China” ; Laing, “Visual Evidence for the Evolution of ‘Politically Correct’ Dress” ; Taylor, “Gendered Archetypes of Wartime Occupation” ; and Waara, “Bare Truth.” 82. Sasha Welland notes that the “Shiji...
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Archives of Asian Art (2003) 53 (1): 54–70.
Published: 01 April 2003
... eyes, there might They also serve as symbolic accents, with the most elabo- appear a certain contained—even suppressed—sexuality in rately rendered doorway positioned exactly behind the the image of Begam Samna completely and heavily cov- seated Begam, centering the composition on her as the ered...
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Archives of Asian Art (2022) 72 (1): 55–74.
Published: 01 April 2022
... , 2004 . Yokochi, Yuko . “ The Warrior Goddess in the Devīmāhātmya .” Living with Śakti : Gender Sexuality, and Religion in South Asia , edited by Masakazu Tanaka and Musashi Tachikawa , 71 – 113 . Senri Ethnological Studies 50 . Osaka : National Museum of Ethnology , 1999...
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Archives of Asian Art (2009) 59 (1): 81–103.
Published: 01 April 2009
..., for as the lovers and the viewer experience the nature of their value and meaning? these pictorial divides, they move toward the story’s resolution. Even for scenes of sexual consummation, Internal Division painters...
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Archives of Asian Art (2018) 68 (2): 111–132.
Published: 01 October 2018
... rather than caste, gender, sexuality, ethnicity, language, race, or religion was the main marker of difference, source of disenfranchisement, and obstacle to be surmounted in Indian society. Hence Jussawalla's reference to “the landless, rural revolts, Naxalites” in his speech at the Jehangir Art Gallery...
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Archives of Asian Art (2011) 61 (1): 3–36.
Published: 01 April 2011
... in the different interpretation of this motif, as related to gender graveyard; from that would be determined the location of and sexuality, is offered in Paul R. Goldin, ‘‘The Motif of the underground burial. The chapter ‘‘Zhancao jianzhao the Woman in the Doorway and Related Imagery in Tradi- (Chopping Grass...
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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (1): 73–101.
Published: 01 April 2019
..., causing shorter days and leading inexorably to decay and bitter cold. So, two things were to be feared at the Double Fifth: the overwhelming power of yang which could cause burns (or even injuries caused to a woman by excessive sexual energy of her male partner), and the impending doom associated...
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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 April 2021
.... 23,1435. Sponberg, Alan . “ Attitudes toward Women and the Feminine in Early Buddhism .” In Buddhism, Sexuality and Gender , edited by José Ignacio Cabezón , 3 – 36 . Albany : State University of New York Press , 1992 . Sullivan, Michael . The Birth of Landscape Painting in China...
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