Art and Palace Politics in Early Modern Japan, 1580s-1680seBook - 2011
Magnificent art and architecture created for the emperor with the financial support of powerful warlords at the beginning of Japan's early modern era (1580s-1680s) testify to the continued cultural and ideological significance of the imperial family. Works created in this context are discussed in this groundbreaking study, with over 100 illustrations in color.
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2011
Characteristics: 1 online resource (296 pages) : color illustrations