A Brief History of the Glyptic Art and Architecture of Japan (Paperback)

Together with a Brief Description of Temples and Shrines, and a Biography of Eminent Arc

By Yamanaka Co

Forgotten Books, 9781332723201, 98pp.

Publication Date: January 16, 2019

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Excerpt from A Brief History of the Glyptic Art and Architecture of Japan: Together With a Brief Description of Temples and Shrines, and a Biography of Eminent Architects and Sculptors

The relics of Japanese industry before the time of the ascendency of Chinese influence, which have become known chiefly from excavations, show that the country at that time occupied a very low plane Of artistic ability and taste.

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