Tag Archives: Japanese sculpture

Chimei Hamada

This week’s edition of NHK’s Nichibi featured a profile and interview with avant garde engraver and sculptor Chimei Hamada, head over to Hiro Gallery’s pages for biographical details and galleries of his etchings and sculptures. Advertisements

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Sculpture of Asura

  Sculpture of a three faced Asura deity in Kofuku-ji, Nara, dated from 734, also of interest is Wikipedia’s page of sculptures deemed as a National Treasures. Memories of Todai-ji and the Kongōrikishi sculptures of Unkei, next time hopefully I’ll visit Kofuku- Ji and have the … Continue reading

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