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Masterful Illusions

Japanese Prints from the Anne Van Biema Collection

by Ann Yonemura

  • 138 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by University of Washington Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Exhibition catalogues and specific collections,
  • Oriental art,
  • Prints & printmaking,
  • Art,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Japan,
  • Asian,
  • Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Private,
  • Techniques - Printmaking,
  • Color prints, Japanese,
  • Edo period, 1600-1868,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Kabuki in art,
  • Ukiyoe

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10315057M
    ISBN 100295982713
    ISBN 109780295982717

    About The Palace of Illusions. Taking us back to a time that is half history, half myth and wholly magical, bestselling author Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni gives voice to Panchaali, the fire-born heroine of the Mahabharata, as she weaves a vibrant retelling of an ancient epic saga.


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