Painting Circles: Tsuchida Bakusen and Nihonga Collectives in Early Twentieth Century Japan

John D. Szostak, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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€109,00
$133.00
ISBN13: 
9789004216723
Publication Date: 
October 2013
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
302 pp.; over 150 illus.
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ISSN: 
2210-2868
Volume: 
11

Chari Pradel

Fabricating the Tenjukoku Shūchō Mandara and Prince Shōtoku’s Afterlives is the first comprehensive study about an assemblage of embroidered textile fragments associated with one of the most controversial figures in Japanese history, Prince Shōtoku (574–622).
Series: 
Volume: 
17
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004182608
Publication date: 
October 2016
€103,00
$124.00

Tomoko Sakomura, Swarthmore College

The culture of Japanese poetry, waka, is richly visual. In Poetry as Image Tomoko Sakomura examines the ways the visual culture of waka in sixteenth-century Japan engages with practice and protocol developed over the course of the previous six centuries, and what these engagements reveal about...
Series: 
Volume: 
16
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292482
Publication date: 
December 2015
€103,00
$128.00

Akiko Walley, University of Oregon

Featuring the renowned seventh-century gilt-bronze Śākyamuni (Shaka) triad at the Hōryūji, Constructing the Dharma King reveals how the impression of a Buddhist image evolved in Yamato, Japan, from the indistinct sense of divine otherness at the early stage of the transmission to more concrete...
Series: 
Volume: 
15
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004292451
Publication date: 
October 2015
€103,00
$128.00

Maki Kaneko, University of Kansas

Maki Kaneko reexamines the iconic male figures created, performed, and/or consumed by several male artists of yōga (Western-style painting) between 1930 and 1950 through the lenses of the politics of gender, race, and the body in late Imperial Japan.
Series: 
Volume: 
14
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004227675
E-ISBN: 
9789004282599
Publication date: 
November 2014
€98,00
$133.00

Sharalyn Orbaugh, (University of British Columbia)

The first in-depth scholarly study in English of the Japanese performance medium kamishibai, Sharalyn Orbaugh’s Propaganda Performed illuminates the vibrant street culture of 1930s Japan as well as the visual and narrative rhetoric of Japanese propaganda in World War II.
Series: 
Volume: 
13
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004248823
E-ISBN: 
9789004249448
Publication date: 
December 2014
€114,00
$148.00

Joshua S. Mostow, University of British Columbia

Courtly Visions: The Ise Stories and the Politics of Cultural Appropriation traces—through the visual and literary record—the reception and use of the tenth-century literary romance through the seventeenth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
12
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004244856
E-ISBN: 
9789004249431
Publication date: 
August 2014
€121,00
$148.00

Miriam Wattles (UCEAP Tokyo Study Center)

In The Life and Afterlives of Hanabusa Itchō, Miriam Wattles reveals many facets of a forgotten artist of the Edo period. Infamous for being exiled, in later generations he became a symbol for a subtly subversive potential for art.
Series: 
Volume: 
10
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004202856
Publication date: 
October 2013
€109,00
$133.00

Alfred Haft (Sainsbury Institute for the Study of Japanese Arts and Cultures)

Aesthetics of the Floating World offers an in-depth account of three aesthetic concepts—mitate, yatsushi, and fūryū—which influenced the way early-modern Japanese popular culture absorbed and responded to this force of cultural tradition. Combining literary, historical, and visual evidence, the...
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004209879
Publication date: 
December 2012
€101,00
$127.00

Rosina Buckland (National Museum of Scotland)

In Painting Nature for the Nation: Taki Katei and the Challenges to Sinophile Culture in Meiji Japan, Rosina Buckland offers an account of the career of the painter Taki Katei (1830–1901). Drawing on a large body of previously unpublished paintings, collaborative works and book illustrations by...
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004233553
E-ISBN: 
9789004249417
Publication date: 
December 2012
€101,00
$127.00

Helen Kilpatrick (University of Wollongong)

In Miyazawa Kenji and His Illustrators, Helen Kilpatrick examines re-visionings of the literature of one of Japan’s most celebrated authors, Miyazawa Kenji (1896-1933). The deeply Buddhist Kenji's imaginative dōwa (children’s tales) are among the most frequently illustrated in Japan today....
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004243071
E-ISBN: 
9789004249400
Publication date: 
December 2012
€101,00
$127.00

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