The project brought new life not only to the artists of Nara but also to its poets. ... Originally part of the collection of the Chidori family, which provided head priests for the Kasuga Shrine, the kaishi were eventually acquired in the late Edo period anbsp;...
|Title||:||The Written Image|
|Author||:||Miyeko Murase, Sylvan Barnet|
|Publisher||:||Metropolitan Museum of Art - 2002-01-01|