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Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence — Maritime History.

Of a ship, to sink at sea, generally understood to be by the flooding of its hull either through springing a leak or through striking a rock. Other causes of a ship sinking, such as...

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Xiao

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 204 words.

Chinese, 20th century, male.

Born 1935, in Shanghai.

Painter, sculptor.

Minimal Art.

After studying in Taipei, in the studio of the painter Li Chun-sen,...

Mizufune, Rokushu

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Prints and Printmaking; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 109 words.

Japanese, 20th century, male.

Born 1912, in Hiroshima Prefecture; died 1980 or 1981.

Sculptor, engraver.

Mizufune left the university of fine arts in Tokyo in...

Deng Shiru

Elizabeth F. Bennett.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Book Arts and Illustration; 18th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 540 words.

[Teng Shih-ju; Wanbai]

(b Huaining, Anhui Province, 1743; d 1805).

Chinese calligrapher and seal-carver. He is generally recognized as the founder of the stele...

Teshigahara, Sofu

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Sculpture and Carving; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 472 words.

Japanese, 20th century, male.

Born 1900, in Tokyo; died 1979.

Painter, sculptor.

Sofu Teshigahara was the founder of the Sogetsu School, the most famous modern...

Zōroku family

Norihisa Mizuta.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; 18th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 896 words.

[Hamamura]

Name used by five generations of Japanese seal-carvers, active from the mid-18th century to the Meiji period (1868–1912). An ancient bronze seal (Jap. kichū) with a stem...

Gu Dexin

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Sculpture and Carving; Contemporary Art; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 297 words.

Chinese, 20th – 21st century, male.

Born 1962, in Beijing.

Painter, sculptor, mixed-media installation artist, animation artist.

Gu Dexin is a self-taught artist...

Inson

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Religious Art; Buddhist Art; East Asian Art. 160 words.

Japanese, 12th century, male.

Born 1120; died 1198.

Sculptor.

Inson was the son or disciple of Inkaky, and is the principal representative of one of the two main...

Injo

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Byzantine and Medieval Art (500 CE to 1400); Religious Art; Buddhist Art; East Asian Art. 118 words.

Japanese, 11th century, male.

Died 1108.

Sculptor.

Injo, a Buddhist sculptor, is said to be the son of Kakujo or Chosei and the grandson of Jocho, a great...

Tankai

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Sculpture and Carving; Religious Art; Buddhist Art; 18th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 80 words.

Japanese, 17th – 18th century, male.

Born 1629; died 1716 or 1718.

Sculptor.

Edo period.

The founder of the Hozan-ji temple in Nara Prefecture, Tankai...

Tajiri, Shinkichi

Margaret Barlow.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Photography and Photographs; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 20th-Century Art; East Asian Art. 665 words.

(b Los Angeles, Dec 7, 1923; d Baarlo, March 15, 2009).

American sculptor, photographer and film maker, active in the Netherlands. Born of Japanese parents, he received his...