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Art of armor : samurai armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum / essays by Morihiro Ogawa ... [et al.] ; catalog text by Bernard Fournier-Bourdier ; edited by J. Gabriel Barbier-Mueller.

Author/Creator:
Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum (Dallas, Tex.)
Other title:
Samurai armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum
Publication:
Dallas [Tex.] : Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum ; New Haven, CT : Yale University Press c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
359 p. ; coll. ill. ; 32 cm.
Subjects:
Armor -- Japan -- Exhibitions.
Weapons -- Japan -- Exhibitions.
Samurai -- Exhibitions.
Armor -- Texas -- Dallas -- Exhibitions.
Weapons -- Texas -- Dallas -- Exhibitions.
Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum (Dallas, Tex.) -- Exhibitions.
Contents:
Collector's story / Gabriel Barbier-Mueller
Interview with Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller
Introduction: Japanese armor deconstructed / Morihiro Ogawa
The warrior in Japanese history / John Stevenson
The roles of women of the Samurai class / Sachiko Hori
Armor of wood and stone: castles of the Samurai / Stephen Turnbull
Kawai Kabuto: helmets "transformed" / John Anderson
Horse accoutrements and mounted warfare / Ian Bottomley
Arms and armor from the Kofun period to the introduction of firearms / Thom Richardson
Japanese arms and armor after 1600 / Gregory Irvine
Bushidō: the way of the warrior / Eric Meulien
Catalog: Helmets ; Masks ; Suits of armor ; Textiles and accessories ; Weaponry and battle ; Horse accoutrements ; The Mōri ensemble / Bernard Fournier-Bourdier
Components of an armor.
Notes:
Published in conjunction with an exhibition held at the Musée du quai Branly, Paris, Nov. 8, 2011- Jan. 29, 2012.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Ogawa, Morihiro, 1946-
Musée du quai Branly.
ISBN:
0300176368
9780300176360
Publisher no.:
99954283206