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Kingdom of beauty : mingei and the politics of folk art in Imperial Japan / Kim Brandt.

Author/Creator:
Brandt, Lisbeth K. (Lisbeth Kim)
Publication:
Durham : Duke University Press, 2007.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 306 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Asia-Pacific
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Subjects:
Folk art -- Japan.
Decorative arts -- Japan.
Art, Japanese -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war.
Contents:
The beauty of sorrow
The discovery of mingei
New mingei in the 1930s
Mingei and the wartime state, 1937-1945
Renovating Greater East Asia.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-292) and index.
ISBN:
9780822339830 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822339838 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822340003 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822340003 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
76786688