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Published by Art Gallery of Greater Victoria in Victoria, B.C .
Written in English


  • Nanga,
  • Watercolor painting, Japanese -- Edo period, 1600-1868

Book details:

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 149-150

StatementJoan Stanley-Baker
SeriesCollections of the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria -- no. 17
ContributionsArt Gallery of Greater Victoria
The Physical Object
Pagination152 p., [1] folded leaf of plates :
Number of Pages152
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14448068M
ISBN 100888850255

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About the Book. Hinges: Sakaki Hyakusen and the Birth of Nanga Painting is the first US exhibition focusing on the art of Sakaki Hyakusen (–), the founding father of the Nanga school of painting in Japan. The exhibition, together with a fully illustrated catalog and extensive public programs, will demonstrate Hyakusen’s pivotal role as a key figure in the transformation of Japanese. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Yoshizawa, Chū, Nihon nanga ronkō. Tokyo: Kōdansha, Shōwa 52 [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Book, Woodblock print (reprint) - Watanabe Gentai (–) - 'Nanga jinbutsu gafu' 南画人物画譜 (Album of Paintings by Southern Literati Painters) vol. 3 - Japan - (Taisho 7) Measurements: 26 cm x 18 cm x 1 cm The book is in good condition with some foxing on some of the pages. The title strip, covers and book binding are also still in good, used condition. All pages have been. - It was only in the 18th century that the literati style Chinese Southern School painting of the Ming () and Qing (), came to be studied on a regular basis in Japan. The works that resulted were called bunjinga (paintings in the literati style) or nanga (Southern paintings). Nanga painting style established itself as a major artistic movement with great speed 16 pins.

Frontmatter pp. N/A. Page I The Transmission of Chinese Idealist Painting to Japan. Page II Center for Japanese Studies The University of Michigan Michigan Papers in Japanese Studies Number Page III The Transmission of Chinese Idealist Painting to Japan Notes on the Early Phase () by Joan Stanley-Baker Ann Arbor Center for Japanese Studies The University of Michigan COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Zenga and Nanga: Paintings By Japanese Monks and Scholars, Selections from the Kurt and Millie Gitter Collection Paperback – Import, January 1, by Stephen Addiss (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback, Import "Please retry" $ — $ Author: Stephen Addiss.   Because of my own interests, I could have wished that there were more illustrations and discussions of Nanga, literati-derived brush-and-ink painting, but 'Nihonga' is a much broader field than that, and this book, its essays and illustrations, demonstrates very well the breadth of that artistic s: 2.