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Japanese Art Joan Stanley-Baker

Japanese Art By Joan Stanley-Baker

Japanese Art by Joan Stanley-Baker


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Summary

An authoritative and provocative survey of the arts of Japan, brought right up to date with the latest developments and current trends.

Japanese Art Summary

Japanese Art by Joan Stanley-Baker

Here is a concise and authoritative survey of the rich and complex arts of Japan, from the prehistoric period right up to the present, now with a new chapter on the latest developments and trends in Japanese art, including manga and anime, and discussion of world-famous artists, architects and photographers such as Nakaya Fujiko, Yayoi Kusama, Yoko Ono, Ando Tadao and Daido Moriyama. Throughout, the author selects the finest examples to illustrate the story and puts the art into its historical, political and cultural context, providing a greater understanding for both students and those new to the subject, and offering an essential guide to the distinctive arts of Japan.

About Joan Stanley-Baker

Joan Stanley-Baker is Emeritus Professor of Art History at Tainan National University of Arts, Taiwan.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction; Chapter 2: Prehistoric Period (11th mil. bce-6th c. ce); Chapter 3: Asuka and Nara (552-794); Chapter 4: Heian (794-1185); Chapter 5 (Kamakura and Muromachi (1185-1573); Chapter 6: Azuchi-Momyama and Edo (1576-1868); Chapter 7: Modern Japan (1868-1965); Chahpter 8: Japan Today (1965-).

Additional information

GOR013348325
9780500204252
050020425X
Japanese Art by Joan Stanley-Baker
Used - Good
Paperback
Thames & Hudson Ltd
2014-10-13
240
N/A
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