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The Written Image: Japanese Calligraphy and Painting from the Sylvan Barnet and William Burto Collection

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Publisher Comments:

This unusual book presents some fifty-eight Japanese works, almost all calligraphy, including sublime early sutras; a mandala that is perhaps the finest example of its kind in the West; seminal works by such renowned figures as Myoe, Koetsu, Muso, Konoe, and Daishin; courtly letters and poems; and powerful graphic statements by Zen monk-artists.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 188-195) and index.

Table of Contents

Catalogue of an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art from October 1st 2002 to March 2nd 2003.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780300096897
Subtitle:
Japanese Calligraphy and Painting from the Sylvan Barnet and William Burto Collection
Author:
Barnet, Sylvan
Author:
Watanabe, Masako
Author:
Kasashima , Tadayuki
Author:
Yamashita, Yuji
Author:
Brock, Karen L.
Author:
Murase, Miyeko
Author:
Castile , Sondra
Author:
Leidy, Denise Patry
Author:
Hearn, Maxwell K.
Author:
Brock, Karen L.
Author:
Burto, William
Publisher:
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Location:
New York
Subject:
Asian
Subject:
History - Asian
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Private
Subject:
Art, japanese
Subject:
Calligraphy, japanese
Subject:
Art-History and Criticism
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
Metropolitan Museum of Art Series
Series Volume:
RN-0283
Publication Date:
20021011
Binding:
Hardback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
33 b/w + 75 color illus.
Pages:
208
Dimensions:
11 x 8.5 in 2.54 lb

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Arts and Entertainment » Art » Asia and Far East
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Calligraphy
Arts and Entertainment » Art » History and Criticism
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Japanese
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Museums and Collections
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The Written Image: Japanese Calligraphy and Painting from the Sylvan Barnet and William Burto Collection
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