Korea: Art and Archaeology

Korea: Art and Archaeology

by Jane Portal
     
 

ISBN-10: 0714114871

ISBN-13: 9780714114873

Pub. Date: 12/31/2000

Publisher: British Museum Press

The publication of this general introduction to the art and archaeology of Korea coincides with the new permanent Korea gallery at the British Museum, promoting a wider interest in the country and its history. Aimed at a non-specialist audience, this book is readable and well illustrated. It and covers a vast time period from the Neolithic, c.6000 BC, to the

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The publication of this general introduction to the art and archaeology of Korea coincides with the new permanent Korea gallery at the British Museum, promoting a wider interest in the country and its history. Aimed at a non-specialist audience, this book is readable and well illustrated. It and covers a vast time period from the Neolithic, c.6000 BC, to the present day. The remarkable culture of this country gradually unfolds through the descriptions and illustrations of Korean art, decorative objects, pottery and monuments, sculpture, crafts and ceramics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780714114873
Publisher:
British Museum Press
Publication date:
12/31/2000
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.60(d)

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