The Ideals of the East: With Special Reference to the Art of Japan

No. Pages: 270
Dimensions: 5.2 x 7.5"
Format: Digital
Price: US/10.95
ISBN: 9780893469634 (e)
Release Date: 17-Feb-2009



Description

Written by the foremost authority of the era on Oriental archeology and art, this extremely influential book offers a brief but concise introduction to Asian art. First published in 1883, it responded to a vogue in Western culture for a growing awareness and appreciation of Japanese artistic expressions of beauty and philosophy—a perspective that remains fresh and valid.

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