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Transmitting the Forms of Divinity: Early Buddhist Art from Korea and Japan

Hiromitsu, Washizuka, et al

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ISBN 10: 0913304549 / ISBN 13: 9780913304549
Published by Japan Society, NY, 2003
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Title: Transmitting the Forms of Divinity: Early ...

Publisher: Japan Society, NY

Publication Date: 2003

Binding: Clothbound Hardcover

Book Condition:New

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Comparing Korean and Japanese Buddhist art, this volume explores the cultural, ideological and artistic exchange between the two countries during the 6th-9th centuries, when Buddhism took hold throughout northeast Asia. Buddhist sculptures in gilt bronze, wood and stone are the main focus of this work, which contains essays by Korean, Japanese and American scholars.

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Washizuka Hiromitsu, Director of the Nara National Museum in Japan, and Kang Woo-bang, Professor at Ewha Woman's University and former director of the Gyeongju National Museum in Korea, are co-curators of the accompanying exhibition. Tanabe Saburosuke is Professor Emeritus at Musashino Art University in Tokyo. Kim Lena is Professor of Korean and Buddhist Art History at Hong'ik University in Seoul.

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