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The Confusion Era: Art and Culture of Japan During the Allied Occupation, 1945-1952
The Confusion Era
Art and Culture of Japan During the Allied Occupation, 1945-1952
Paperback      ISBN: 0295976462
Six contributors discuss the state of Japanese arts during the allied occupation after the second World War. Topics include missteps by occupation censors, caution and experimentation on the part of nine artists of the era, the preservation of cultural property, and the conflicted roles of women and confused depictions of democracy in film. The editor includes numerous b&w photographs and stills from films, and color reproductions of paintings and of posters for movies, advertising, and emergency food and health announcements. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Hiroshige Fan Prints
Hiroshige Fan Prints
Hardcover      ISBN: 0810965763
The Arts of Asia: Materials, Techniques, Styles
The Arts of Asia
Materials, Techniques, Styles
Hardcover      ISBN: 0500238235
Presents an illustrated analysis and survey of Asian art forms as understood through the spiritual significance of artistic materials and techniques, tracing the historical and social applications of ten specific artistic materials, from jade and silk to bamboo and paper.
Chinese Art III
Chinese Art III
Paperback      ISBN: 084780366x
Hiroshige's Plum Garden Foiled Journal
Hiroshige's Plum Garden Foiled Journal
Hardcover      ISBN: 1783616644
Part of a series of exciting and luxurious Flame Tree Notebooks. Combining high-quality production with magnificent fine art, the covers are printed on foil in five colours, embossed then foil stamped. And they're powerfully practical: a pocket at the back for receipts and scraps, two bookmarks and a solid magnetic side flap. These are perfect for personal use and make a dazzling gift. This example is based on 'Plum Garden, Kamata', 1857 by Utagawa Hiroshige (1797
From Heaven to Earth: Chines Contemporary Painting
From Heaven to Earth
Chines Contemporary Painting
Hardcover      ISBN: 8862080549
Edited by Lorenzo Sassoli de Bianchi.
Appreciating China: Gifts from Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Appreciating China
Gifts from Ruth and Bruce Dayton
Hardcover      ISBN: 1588860299
Ways Beyond Art: Ai Weiwei
Ways Beyond Art
Ai Weiwei
Hardcover      ISBN: 0955961327
New Ireland: Art of the South Pacific: 5 Continents Edition
New Ireland
Art of the South Pacific: 5 Continents Edition
Paperback      ISBN: 8874393695
Highlights the diversity and aesthetic quality of the art of New Ireland, a Pacific island, north east of Papua New Guinea.
Flowers Underfoot: Indian Carpets of the Mughal Era
Flowers Underfoot
Indian Carpets of the Mughal Era
Hardcover      ISBN: 0870997874