Tokyo National Museum: HONEN TO SHINRAN: YUKARI NO MEIHO. Honen and Shinran: Treasures Related to the Great Masters of the Kamakura Buddhism. Tokyo, 2011. xv, 369 pp. 237 pp. colour plates throughout. A few b/w text illustrations. 30x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition at the Tokyo National Museum exploring the life and legacy of these two most important Buddhist figures of the Kamakura period. Fine and rare wooden statuary and equally fine and rare paintings and calligraphy from temples throughout Japan. All illustrated in colour. Foreword, brief introductions to each section and descriptive list of works in English. Main text in Japanese.
Subjects: Buddhist Art
Available, as of: 21/09/2017
Was item 617 in printed List 189.
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