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2 edition of Muro-ji found in the catalog.

Muro-ji

Momoo Kitagawa

Muro-ji

an eighth century Japanese temple, its art and history.

by Momoo Kitagawa

  • 150 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Bijutsu Shuppan-sha in Tokyo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Murooji (Japan)

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title in Japanese.

    StatementPhotos. by Ken Domon. English text by Roy Andrew Miller after the Japanese original.
    ContributionsDomon Ken, 1909-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNA6057.M8 K53
    The Physical Object
    Pagination103p.
    Number of Pages103
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5806800M
    LC Control Number60030828
    OCLC/WorldCa974610

      Yakushiji (薬師寺) was constructed by Emperor Tenmu in the late 7th century for the recovery of the emperor's sick wife. One of Japan's oldest temples, Yakushiji has a strictly symmetric layout, with the main hall and lecture hall standing on a central axis, flanked by two pagodas.. The main hall was rebuilt in the s after being destroyed by fire and houses a .   Myanmar - Mandalay - Kuthodaw Pagoda - World's Biggest Book #1 28 Feb world's biggest book () - Duration: Jan van Bekkum 2, views. Muro-ji - Five Story Pagoda - Duration.

    Dani KARAVAN's supervised outdoor art park. Place you want to visit at the Muro-ji Temple admission of. Enjoy and relax in clean it. Want to thank to me incorporating Sun Road but I think Japanese advice was. Way of the Sun cast light 3 Ogawa's latitude 34 ° 32 ' is on: Muro, Muro-ku, Uda Nara Prefecture. Muro-Ji: Buddhist Temples in Japan. Domon, Ken (photographs) Looking for the Lost: Journeys Through a Vanishing Japan. Booth, Alan. Find any book at the best price; By using the Web site, you confirm that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by the Terms and Conditions.

    century temple Muro-ji serves as a prelude to more recent work. The central figure of the book is Shomei Tomatsu, whose photographs of the westernization of Japan transform the materials of photojournalism into an intensely personal and intuitive statement. Among the younger photographers represented is. A selection of pictures from Ken Domon's classic interpretation of the eighth-century temple Muro-ji serves as a prelude to more recent work. The central figure of the book is Shomei Tomatsu, whose photographs of the westernization of Japan transform the materials of photojournalism into an intensely personal and intuitive statement.


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Descrizione: Ito Ham Provisions Co., Ltd., Japan. Oversized Hardcover. Condizione: Very Good. Full page color photographs and essays about the photographs throughout the pages. The covers are shelf worn, the first and last couple of pages are faintly speckled with yellow spots, otherwise the boards are bright and clean, the pages are unmarked, without tears, and the book is in.

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