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Deco Japan: Shaping Art & Culture, 1920-1945

Kendall H. Brown, editor ; essays by Tim Benton ... [et al.]
Format
Book
Published
Alexandria, Va. : Art Services International, 2012.
Language
English
Variant Title
Shaping art and culture, 1920-1945
ISBN
0883971577 (pbk.), 9780883971574 (pbk.)
Summary
"Catalog of an exhibition held at the Japan Society Gallery, New York, N.Y., Mar. 16-June 17, 2012, the John and Mable Ringling Museum, Sarasota, Fla., July 14- Sept. 30, 2012, and the Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach, Fla., Nov. 9-Jan. 19, 2014."--books.google.
Contents
  • Japanese Ambassador / Ichiro Fujisaki
  • Collector's preface / by Robert and Mary Levenson
  • Acknowledgments / by Lynn Robertson
  • Introduction : Japan and "Art Deco" / by Kendall H. Brown
  • Art Deco and japonisme / by Tim Benton
  • On "things Japanese" in the 1930s / by Takanami Machiko
  • Craftsman's utopia / by Kitamura Hitomi
  • Modern girl : icon of modernity / by Vera Mackie
  • Catalogue
  • Notes to the catalogue
  • Cultural appropriations
  • Formal manipulations : abstract forms
  • Formal manipulations : natural motifs
  • Over and under the sea
  • Social expressions : nationalism
  • Social expressions : the floating world transformed
  • Cultured home.
Description
319 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm.
Notes
  • Catalog of an exhibition held at the Japan Society Gallery, New York, N.Y., Mar. 16-June 17, 2012, the John and Mable Ringling Museum, Sarasota, Fla., July 14- Sept. 30, 2012, and the Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach, Fla., Nov. 9-Jan. 19, 2014.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 305) and index.
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