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Arthur M Sackler Gallery Freer Paperback Books

Books pubblicati nella collana Arthur M Sackler Gallery Freer Paperback

Chigusa and the Art of Tea

Chigusa and the Art of Tea

Cort Louise Allison  Watsky Andrew M. 
edizioni Arthur m Sackler Gallery & Freer collana Arthur m Sackler Gallery & Freer (Paperback) , 2014

This innovative book narrates the history of a single object--a tea-leaf storage jar created in southern China during the thirteenth or fourteenth centuries--and describes how its role changed after it was imported to Japan and passed from owner to owner there. In Japan, where the jar was in constant use for more than...

€ 37,00
Gods of Angkor

Gods of Angkor

Cort Louise Allison (EDT)  Jett Paul (EDT) 
edizioni Arthur m Sackler Gallery & Freer collana Arthur m Sackler Gallery & Freer (Paperback)

A remarkable group of seven bronze figures was unearthed in Kampong Cham province, Cambodia, in 2006. These sixth- and seventh-century Buddhist sculptures, two of which were Chinese, ultimately were acquired by the National Museum of Cambodia. There they became one of the first projects of the institution’s Metal Conservation...

€ 38,70
Imagined Ancestries Of Vietnamese Communism

Imagined Ancestries Of Vietnamese Communism

Giebel Christoph 
edizioni Arthur m Sackler Gallery & Freer collana Arthur m Sackler Gallery & Freer (Paperback)

Imagined Ancestries of Vietnamese Communisim illuminates the real and imagined lives of Ton Duc Thang (1888-1980), a celebrated revolutionary activist and Vietnamese communist icon, but it is much more than a conventional biography. This multifaceted study constitutes the first detailed re-evaluation of the official...

€ 28,40