Kakemono

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a Japanese (paper or silk) wall hanging

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However, she could have made more clear the relationship between murals found in temple and monastery halls (which continued to be produced in China throughout the imperial period, for example, murals within Kaihuasi from the eleventhth century, Yonglegong from the fourteenth century, and Fahaisi from the fifteenth century) and the art produced for court which shifted from an emphasis on mural paintings to portable hanging scrolls.
One hanging scroll, for example, features old Xi Xia characters and current Chinese characters written next to each other in contrast.
The suspects defrauded some followers out of several million yen each by selling hanging scrolls, ornaments and other goods, after warning the followers that they will die young, or their company will go bankrupt, the sources said.
There is a new museum to visit in Japan, filled not with hanging scrolls or woodblock prints, but mainly with impressionist paintings and Mediterranean antiquities.
1) by Ogata Korin (1658-1716; the word Rimpa was derived from his name in the 20th century), as well as other screen paintings and hanging scrolls by later artists, such as Sakai Hoitsu (1761-1828) and Suzuki Kiitsu (1796-1858; Fig.
Hanging scrolls have a long history in China and are the most common and recognizable form of Chinese paintings and calligraphy.
Water Series," 2004-2008, and "Beijing Green Series," 2004-2007, consist of ink-jet prints on rice paper mounted on hanging scrolls.
69 million yen each between 1989 and 1997, by telling them to undergo expensive training sessions and selling them religious goods such as hanging scrolls to cure the alleged illnesses, the ruling said.
Calligraphy of a Poem is mounted as a hanging scroll and may have been placed in the tokonoma (toe' koe no ma), a special alcove in a house set aside for the display of hanging scrolls and other art objects.
The show brings together 58 paintings on folding screens, hanging scrolls and fans, as well as lacquer and printed books.
Her inaugural show brings together 55 pieces--antique screens, hanging scrolls, woodblock prints and contemporary ceramics--much of the last made for the show.