Understanding Japanese Buddhist Sculpture through Visual Comparison (English-Japanese bilingual)
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In traditional Japanese sculpture art, every delicate touch and unique subtlety says something about the creation and intent of the artwork. This groundbreaking title examines a score of Japanese Buddhist sculptures from every angle, demonstrating how proportion, mass, atmosphere, movement, drapery, posture, modelling, and contour can all tell us something about the history and meaning of a sculpture.
ISBN 9784756252388. Pie Books.