THE ART OF JAPAN

(743 CE - 1830 CE)

197 - Todai-ji
197 - Todai-ji
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197 - Todai-ji, Daibutsu, Great Buddha
197 - Todai-ji, Daibutsu, Great Buddha
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197 - Todai-ji, Guardian figure 2
197 - Todai-ji, Guardian figure 2
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197 - Todai-ji, guardian figure 1
197 - Todai-ji, guardian figure 1
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197 - Todai-ji, gate
197 - Todai-ji, gate
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203_-_Night_Attack_on_the_Sanjô_Palace,_whole_thing
203_-_Night_Attack_on_the_Sanjô_Palace,_whole_thing
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203_-_Night_Attack_on_the_Sanjô_Palace,_detail_at_far_left_end
203_-_Night_Attack_on_the_Sanjô_Palace,_detail_at_far_left_end
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207 - Ryoan-ji, wet garden
207 - Ryoan-ji, wet garden
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207 - Ryoan-ji, dry garden
207 - Ryoan-ji, dry garden
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CONTENT: What do you see?

FORM: The details (what you see more exactly). How the artist delivers the content.

CONTEXT: Everything NOT observable.

FUNCTION: The intended purpose of the work.

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UNIT Sheet: below

 

SNAPSHOT Sheet:

China/Japan/Korea
Unit Sheet

APAH 250 Images:

197. Todai-ji

     - Great Buddha

     - Guardian figures

     - gate  

203. Night Attack on the Sanjô Palace

207. Ryoan-ji

     - dry garden

     - unlabeled plan

210. White and Red Plum Blossoms, Ogata Korin 
211. Under the Wave off Kanagawa (Kanagawa oki nami ura), from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji, Katsushika Hokusai 

 

Central + East Asia Unit Sheet: