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Ideals of the East The Spirit of Japanese Art

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ISBN-10: 0486440249

ISBN-13: 9780486440248

Edition: 2004

Authors: Kakuzo Okakura, Sister Nivedita

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First published in 1883 and written by the foremost authority of the era, this extremely influential book offers a brief but concise introduction to Asian art. One of its major themes, the connections between spirituality and the evolution of Asian art, provided the earliest lucid English-language account of Zen Buddhism and its relation to the arts.
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Book details

List price: $6.95
Copyright year: 2004
Publisher: Dover Publications, Incorporated
Publication date: 3/11/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 128
Size: 5.25" wide x 8.25" long x 0.25" tall
Weight: 0.286

The Range of Ideals
The Primitive Art of Japan
Confucianism-Northern China
Laoism and Taoism-Southern China
Buddhism and Indian Art
The Asuka Period (550-700 A.D.)
The Nara Period (700-800 A.D.)
The Heian Period (800-900 A.D.)
The Fujiwara Period (900-1200 A.D.)
The Kamakura Period (1200-1400 A.D.)
Ashikaga Period (1400-1600 A.D.)
Toyotomi and Early Tokugawa Period (1600-1700 A.D.)
Later Tokugawa Period (1700-1850 A.D.)
The Meiji Period (1850 TO THE PRESENT DAY)
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