Brown, Rebecca M. and Hutton, Deborah S.
Publication Year: 2011
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Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $337.50
Category: Arts & Leisure - Art & Art History
Image Count: 113
Book Status: Available
A Companion to Asian Art and Architecture presents a collection of original essays from top scholars in the field that explore and critically examine various aspects of Asian art and architectural history. - Brings together top international scholars of Asian art and architecture - Represents the current state of the field while highlighting the wide range of scholarly approaches to Asian Art - Features work on Korea and Southeast Asia, two regions often overlooked in a field that is often defined as India-China-Japan - Explores the influences on Asian art of global and colonial interactions and of the diasporic communities in the US and UK - Showcases a wide range of topics including imperial commissions, ancient tombs, gardens, monastic spaces, performances, and pilgrimages.