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Traditions of Japanese Art

Traditions of Japanese Art

Selections from the Kimiko and John Powers Collection

Edited by John M. Rosenfield and Shujiro Shimada

ISBN 9780674901254

Publication date: 12/31/1970

The 153 masterworks illustrated here represent major trends in Japanese art from its prehistory to its recent past. Exploring the religious, social, intellectual, and purely aesthetic values that helped to bring them about, John M. Rosenfield and Shūjirō Shimada provide a thorough historical and aesthetic account of each object.

Book Details

  • 393 pages
  • Harvard Art Museums