TITLE

Sixteenth-Century European Tapestries in Tokugawa Japan

AUTHOR(S)
Vlam, Grace A.H.
PUB. DATE
September 1981
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Sep81, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p476
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the origins and the stylistic antecedents of the 16th century Flemish tapestries which reached Japan during the Tokugawa period. Analysis and description of some of the tapestries; Use of the tapestries as diplomatic gifts; Investigation of how and when the tapestries came into the possession of the present-day owners.
ACCESSION #
5316051

 

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