Oriental digitized visual art

Last update: 05-29-2013 04:33 PM

 Chinese

Ershiba fojiao zhi xiang (28 pictures of Buddhist deities) (Anonymous)

Chinese shop signs from Beijing in the 1890ties

Pictures of the 18 Buddhist Luohan's painted on Bo-leaves

Pictures of Chinese holy mountains

Popular New Year prints from China: 民间年画Women ; Gods.

Japanese

100 pictures of Avalokitesvara (Kannon) by Ganjō Susumu dated to 1720-21 CE

Umi no sachi (Blessings from the sea). Blockprint from 1776. Anthology of poems illustrated by Katsuma Ryûsui. An early example of multi coloured blockprint with kanamaji script (Kanji and hiragana. (OA 93-125)

 Nepalese

Illustrated work with horses from Nepal