History of Japanese art /

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Author / Creator: Mason, Penelope E., 1935-
Format: Book
Imprint: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall ; New York : H.N. Abrams, 1993.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Birth of Japan: The Joman and Yayoi Periods and the Kofun Era
  • 2. Encounter with China and Buddhism: The Asuka, Hakuho, and Nara Periods
  • 3. New Beginnings and the Formulation of Court Culture: The Heian Period
  • 4. Samurai Culture and the Coming of Pure Land and Zen Buddhism: The Early Feudal Period
  • 5. A Turbulent Transition: The Momoyama Period
  • 6. Peace and Stability with Centralized Control: The Tokugawa, or Edo, Period
  • 7. After Feudalism: The Modern Period
  • Glossary
  • A Reader's Guide to the Arts of Japan