Taoism and the Arts of China
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 415

Taoism and the Arts of China

  • Categories: Art

A celebration of Taoist art traces the influence of philosophy on the visual arts in China.

Shunga
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 312

Shunga

  • Categories: Art
  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2014-09-30
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  • Publisher: Skira

A gorgeous presentation devoted to the art of Japanese eroticism, drawn from the Honolulu Museum of Art’s rare and distinguished collection. The Japanese paintings and prints called shunga (literally "spring pictures") reflected the thriving sexual culture of early modern Japan and depicted with sensitivity and nuance the private lives of various social types, from courtesans and Kabuki actors to ordinary townspeople. Organized around a series of exhibitions at the Honolulu Museum of Art, this sumptuous volume presents art from the museum’s vast holdings of ukiyo-e prints, woodblock-printed books, and paintings, particularly those originating from the collections of scholar Richard D. La...

The Orphan of Zhao and Other Yuan Plays
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 432

The Orphan of Zhao and Other Yuan Plays

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Modern Chinese Religion I (2 vol.set)
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 1716

Modern Chinese Religion I (2 vol.set)

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2014-12-08
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  • Publisher: BRILL

Defining religion as “value systems in practice”, Modern Chinese Religion is a multi-disciplinary work that shows the processes of rationalization and interiorization at work in the rituals, self-cultivation practices, thought, and iconography of Buddhism, Daoism, and Confucianism in the 10th-14th centuries.

Women Artists News
  • Language: en

Women Artists News

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1990
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Calendar
  • Language: en

Calendar

  • Categories: Art
  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2003
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Raven
  • Language: en

Raven

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1994
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Columbia-VLA journal of law & the arts
  • Language: en

Columbia-VLA journal of law & the arts

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1990
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Political advancement and religious transcendence
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 710

Political advancement and religious transcendence

  • Categories: Art
  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2009
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Journal of Crime & Justice
  • Language: en

Journal of Crime & Justice

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1999
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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