Arts of Asia
What are raigo paintings?
Handscrolls that depict the world of the Heian court
Hanging scrolls used to help a dying individual enter the Western Paradise
Handscrolls that depict battles and historical events that became popular after the rise of the warrior class
Hanging scrolls or handscrolls that depict events relating to the founding of a temple
Which of the following was NOT an important cultural development during the Kamakura Period in Japan?
The active proselytization of Buddhism among commoners
The active patronage of Amida and Esoteric Buddhism by the warrior elite
The blossoming of an age of realism in the arts
A return to court styles favored by the Fujiwara
Which shogun gave the order to build the Nijo castle?
What is the mausoleum of the First Emperor of China best known for?
The constellations that decorate the main tomb chamber
Its life-size terracotta figures
Its elaborate underground system of corridors
Its large number of jades
Which of the following was NOT an important cultural development during the Heian Period in Japan?
Development of waka poetry
Growth of strong ties with China
Growing popularity of Pure Land Buddhism
Development of yamato-e
What is the oldest wooden building still standing in the world?
The pagoda at Horyu-ji
The main hall at Todai-ji
The Yumedono Hall at Horyuji
The pagoda at Kofuku-ji
This image is of which Hindu site?
What Song emperor is famous for his patronage of the arts?
What have archaeologists found at Harappa and Mohenjo-Daro that indicate(s) that these cities were part of an advanced civilization?
A network of planned mud-brick cities
Seals possibly decorated with a form of writing
Evidence of trade with Mesopotamia
All of the above
Which Buddhist cave site features 300 carved statues commissioned by Empress Wu?
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