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Japanese ghosts & demons : art of the supernatural

Title
Japanese ghosts & demons : art of the supernatural / edited by Stephen Addiss ; essays by Stephen Addiss ... [et al.].
Format
Book
Edition
1st ed.
Published
New York : G. Braziller ; Lawrence : Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, 1985.
Description
192 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
Other contributors
Addiss, Stephen, 1935- Helen Foresman Spencer Museum of Art. Asia Society. Galleries.
Other titles
Japanese ghosts and demons.
Notes
"Exhibition schedule, Asia Society Gallery, New York, June 13-September 1, 1985; Spencer Museum of Art, University of Kansas, Lawrence, September 29-December 22, 1985; Huntington Art Gallery, University of Texas, Austin, March 6-April 13, 1986; University Art Museum, Berkeley, California, June 11-September 14, 1986"--Verso t.p. Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-192).
Contents
  • Introduction / Akira Y. Yamamoto
  • One hundred demons and one hundred supernatural tales / Midori Deguchi
  • Yūrei : tales of female ghosts / Brenda Jordan
  • The male ghost in kabuki and ukiyo-e / James L. Secor, Stephen Addiss
  • Sennin : the immortals of Taoism / Janet Carpenter
  • Shōki the demon queller / Matthew Welch
  • Oni : the Japanse demon / Juliann Wolfgram
  • Tengu, the mountain goblin / Pat Fister
  • The trickster in Japan : tanuki and kitsune / Brenda Jordan
  • Snakes, serpents, and humans / Jamie Lillywhite, Akira Y. Yamamoto
  • Two and a half worlds : humans, animals, and in-between / Fumiko Y. Yamamoto, Akira Y. Yamamoto
  • Conclusion : the supernatural in Japanese art / Stephen Addiss.
Subject headings
Art--Japan--Exhibitions.
ISBN
0807611255 0807611263 (pbk.)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
X5296059
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute