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Art of the Samurai: Japanese Arms and Armor, 1156-1868

Art of the Samurai: Japanese Arms and Armor, 1156-1868

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Publisher: Metropolitan Museum of Art
ISBN: 9780300142051
Pages: 344
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 9 Mb
Date posting: 2021-05-11
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Samurai arms and equipment are widely recognized as masterpieces in steel, silk, and lacquer. This extensively illustrated volume is published in conjunction with the first comprehensive exhibition devoted to the arts of the samurai. It includes the finest examples of swords—the spirit of the samurai—as well as sword mountings and fittings, armor and helmets, saddles, banners, and paintings. The objects in the catalogue, drawn entirely from public and private collections in Japan, feature more than 100 officially...