Splendid Monarchy

Splendid Monarchy

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Using ceremonials such as imperial weddings and funerals as models, T. Fujitani illustrates what visual symbols and rituals reveal about monarchy, nationalism, city planning, discipline, gender, memory, and modernity. Focusing on the Meiji Period (1868-1912), Fujitani brings recent methods of cultural history to a study of modern Japanese nationalism for the first time.However, the interiors of the private and public rooms differed in style. ... as the private residence of the emperor and empress, the oku kyuden, in what was considered an entirely Japanese style. ... kyuden, in a mixed style, with most of the interior decorations and furniture selected from Germany by Katayama Tokuma, theanbsp;...

Title:Splendid Monarchy
Author: Takashi Fujitani
Publisher:Univ of California Press - 1996

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