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Title: Modern Art of Asia: New Movements and Old Traditions
Description: 'This book was produced in Japan on the occasion of the Young Asian Artists Exhibition held in Tokyo in 1957. It is not, however, in any sense a catalogue of the exhibition, since among the illustrations are considerable numbers of paintings that were not then shown. In general the emphasis has been on new art movements in Asia, but the essays are of great interest in that the specialists who wrote them have shown new movements against the background of old tradition.'
(excerpt from front flap)

Access Level: On-site
Location Code: REF.TSC2
Language/s: English
: Art in Burma - U Thein Han

Art in Ceylon - L.P. GOONETILLEKE

Contemporary Indian Painting - Richard BARTHOLOMEW

A Short History of Indonesian Art - Kusnadi

The Art of Japan - Michiaki KAWAKITA(河北倫明)

Contemporary Art in Japan - Takachiyo UEMURA(植村鷹千代)

Art Today in Pakistan - Jalaluddin AHMED

Philippine Art - Gregorio Lim

Art in Singapore - Siowmong LEE

Contemporary Thai Art - Silpa RHIRASRI
Publisher/s: Toto Shuppan Company, Tokyo, Japan
Year of Publication: 1961
No. of Pages: 147
ISBN / ISSN: Nil
No. of Copies: 1
Media Image: Modern Art of Asia - cover
Content Type/s: anthology
Keyword/s: group exhibition, painting, modernism, tradition, Asia, Myanmar (Burma), Indonesia, Japan, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, India, China, Hong Kong
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