Miniature arts of China and Japan


Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, September 3, 2010 to January 16, 2011. Table of contents: Foreword / Jon Tupper -- Miniature arts in China and Japan / Barry Till -- Chinese snuff bottles -- Japanese snuff bottles -- Chinese opium boxes -- Chinese pith painting -- Japanese tsuba sword guards -- Japanese netsuke toggles, ojime beads and inro containers -- Contemporary and international netsuke -- Inro, ojime and netsuke -- Japanese okimono sculptures.

In Collection:
Creator Subject Publisher Language Identifier
  • Call Number: N7437 T54 2010
Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 208 pages : colour illustrations ; 27 cm
Alternative title
  • Miniatures de Chine et du Japon
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 35, 105
  • 35.68536, 139.75309
Physical repository Collection
  • Art Gallery of Greater Victoria Collection
Provider Sponsor
  • Art Gallery of Greater Victoria
Genre Date digitized
  • January 12, 2016
Technical note
  • 600 dpi tiffs. Scanned by KMercer using Plustek A300 book scanner; OCR using Abby FineReader Corporate batch process. Metadata by J. Peterson and KD.
  • Images are provided for research use only and are the property of the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria. For permissions, contact the Art Gallery of Greater Victoria.

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