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Author Tseng, Alice Yu-Ting
Title The imperial museums of Meiji Japan : architecture and the art of the nation / Alice Y. Tseng
Imprint Seattle : University of Washington Press, c2008
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Modern History Library  727.70952 T882    AVAILABLE    30550100449212
 RCHSS Library  NA6690 T74 2008    AVAILABLE    30560400568587
Descript x, 285 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 259-274) and index
Encounters and translations: the origins of hakubutsukan and bijutsu -- The museum in Ueno Park: styling the nation -- The age of the imperial museum -- The Imperial Kyoto Museum: locating the past within the present -- The Imperial Nara Museum: administering history and religion -- The Hyokeikan Art Museum: debating the permanent place of art -- Conclusion
Subject Museum architecture -- Japan
Nationalism and architecture -- Japan -- History -- 19th century
Nationalism and architecture -- Japan -- History -- 20th century
Architecture and society -- Japan -- History -- 19th century
Architecture and society -- Japan -- History -- 20th century
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