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The National Gallery of Art Collection

Daimyo (#135)

The dual way of the Daimyo culture of feudal Japan combined the art of war and the art of the pen. This program examines the paradox of the warrior/aesthete through a survey of Daimyo arts: architecture, landscape gardening, poetry, calligraphy, painting, the tea ceremony, the No theater, and Kendo, or swordsmanship. [27 minutes] Closed Captioning

This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.

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Series Description: If you can't take your students to the NATIONAL GALLERY OF ART in Washington D.C., IPTV will bring it to you. Meet national standards in the visual arts for K-12 students, with a wide variety of artists, subjects, techniques and styles.

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