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4 edition of An introduction to the art of eastern Asia. found in the catalog.

An introduction to the art of eastern Asia.

Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy

An introduction to the art of eastern Asia.

by Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy

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Published by Academic Reprints in [Stanford] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • East Asia.
    • Subjects:
    • Art -- East Asia.

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesSocial science papers,, no. 2
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsN7337 .C6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination31, [1] p.
      Number of Pages31
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6171749M
      LC Control Number55001007
      OCLC/WorldCa1007106

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This book manages to present East Asian art without mystification, but also without academic extraordinary combination. If you want an accessible (but not vulgar) introduction to the subject that will whet your appetite for more, this is the book.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Coomaraswamy, Ananda Kentish, Introduction to the art of eastern Asia. [Stanford] Academic Reprints []. The book covers both East and South East Asia, and is designed as an introduction for first year university students.

For any of you who have tackled `East Asia Tradition and transformation' by Fairbank et all, don't worry, Eastern Asia is much easier going, being nowhere near as intense.5/5(3). The art of East Asia. [Gabriele Fahr-Becker;] -- This is an introduction to the representational culture of Japan, China, Korea and Southeast Asia.

From architecture - sacred and secular, to painting, crafts and dance these volumes piece together a. The history of the book in East Asia is closely linked to problems of language and script, problems which have also had a profound impact on the technology of printing and on the social and intellectual impact of print in this by: 1.

This shared past is at the heart of this ambitious book, which traces the story of East Asia from the dawn of history to the twenty-first century. The second edition has been imaginatively revised and expanded to place emphasis on cross-cultural interactions and connections, both within East Asia and beyond, with new material on Vietnam and Cited by: East Asian Art Chinese philosophy and religion National Central Library of Taiwan is an important resource for academic research in Taiwan and abroad.

This database offers access to open access material including, Chinese philosophy and religion with full text title. Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History - East Asia The Metropolitan Museum of Art developed this timeline. Insights into Asian art: introduction The geography of South, Southeast and East Asia ranges from tropical jungles to frozen peaks, from lush pastures to arid deserts.

The cultures, languages and ideologies of this vast region, now home to over half the world’s population, are just as diverse.

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Filled with animal imagery (beloved in Asian art), a wide variety of art media, touchable objects, and even a hands. The history of Asian art or Eastern art, includes a vast range of influences from various cultures and pments in Asian art historically parallel those in Western art, in general a few centuries earlier.

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Near Eastern art also had a significant influence on Western art. BC – Present. The art of Indochina and the East Indies, called Southeast Asian Art includes the lands of Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar (formerly Burma), Indonesia, and Philippines are sometimes included as being on the far reaches of Eastern Southeast Asia.

The cultures of Southeast Asia are marked and influenced by several outside factors. East Asian arts, the visual arts, performing arts, and music of China, Korea (North Korea and South Korea), and Japan. (The literature of this region is treated in separate articles on Chinese literature, Korean literature, and Japanese literature.)Some studies of East Asia also include the cultures of the Indochinese peninsula and adjoining islands, as well as Mongolia to the north.

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