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Tosa Mitsunobu and the Small Scroll in Medieval Japan

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Tosa Mitsunobu and the Small Scroll in Medieval Japan is the first book-length study to focus on short-story small scrolls (ko-e), one of the most complex but visually appealing forms of early Japanese painting. Small picture scrolls emerged in Japan during the fourteenth century and were unusual in constituting approximately half the height of the narrative handscrolls that had been produced and appreciated in Japan for centuries. Melissa McCormick's history of the small scroll tells the story of its emergence and ...

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Tosa Mitsunobu and the Small Scroll in Medieval Japan
2009, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780295989020

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