Animal Motifs in Asian Art: An Illustrated Guide to Their Meanings and Aesthetics by Katherine M. Ball

Animal Motifs in Asian Art: An Illustrated Guide to Their Meanings and Aesthetics

byKatherine M. Ball

Kobo ebook | July 28, 2014

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Authoritative reference deals primarily with animal symbolism in Japanese art, with occasional mention of the decorative art of China, India, and Persia. Arranged in the format of a dictionary, the explanatory text is rich with sidelights from literature and legend, while 673 black-and-white illustrations depict dragons, tigers, bats, and other creatures with symbolic significance.

Title:Animal Motifs in Asian Art: An Illustrated Guide to Their Meanings and AestheticsFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:July 28, 2014Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0486147304

ISBN - 13:9780486147307

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