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The art of twentieth-century Zen

paintings and calligraphy by Japanese masters

by Audrey Yoshiko Seo

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Published by Shambhala in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Japan
    • Subjects:
    • Painting, Zen -- Japan -- Exhibitions,
    • Zen calligraphy -- Japan -- Exhibitions,
    • Painting, Japanese -- 20th century -- Exhibitions

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAudrey Yoshiko Seo, with Stephen Addiss ; with a chapter by Matthew Welch.
      GenreExhibitions.
      ContributionsAddiss, Stephen, 1935-, Welch, Matthew, 1958-, Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND1457.J32 L63 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 220 p. :
      Number of Pages220
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL362035M
      ISBN 101570623589
      LC Control Number98022210

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