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ID: 300310750
Page Link: http://vocab.getty.edu/page/aat/300310750

 

Record Type: concept
kinji (lacquerware, <visual works by material or technique>, ... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name))

 

Note: Literally "gold ground" this type of lacquerware has a thickly applied gold ground and is polished to resemble an object made from gold. The term has also been used to refer to the gold background of paintings, particularly if they are made by applying gold foil.
 
Terms:
kinji (preferred,C,V,English-P,D,U,U)
kinji (Japanese (transliterated)-P,D,U,N)
kinji (Dutch-P,D,U,U)

Facet/Hierarchy Code:  V.PE

Hierarchical Position:

Hierarchy of Objects Facet
Objects Facet
Hierarchy of Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name)
.... Visual and Verbal Communication (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of Visual Works (hierarchy name)
........ Visual Works (hierarchy name) (G)
Hierarchy of visual works (works)
............ visual works (works) (G)
Hierarchy of <visual works by material or technique>
................ <visual works by material or technique> (G)
Hierarchy of lacquerware
.................... lacquerware (G)
Hierarchy of kinji
........................ kinji (G)

Additional Notes:
Dutch ..... Letterlijk ���gouden grondlaag'. Bij dit type lakwerk wordt een dikke gouden grondlaag aangebracht en vervolgens gepolijst om gouden objecten voor te stellen. Deze term gebruikt men ook voor de gouden achtergrond van schilderijen, met name als ze zijn gemaakt met goudfolie 

Sources and Contributors:
kinji............  [RKD, AAT-Ned Preferred, VP Preferred]
..............  AAT-Ned (1994-)
..............  JAANUS [online] (2001-) accessed 30 November 2008
..............  Mody, Japanese Lacquer, Monumenta Nipponica (1940)
..............  Munsterberg, Dictionary of Chinese and Japanese Art (1981) 153
 
Subject: .....  [RKD, AAT-Ned, VP]
............  JAANUS [online] (2001-) accessed 30 November 2008
............  Mody, Japanese Lacquer, Monumenta Nipponica (1940)
............  Munsterberg, Dictionary of Chinese and Japanese Art (1981) 153
............  Oude Kunst - een maandschrift voor verzamelaars en kunstzinnigen
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]
.......... JAANUS [online] (2001-) accessed 30 November 2008
.......... Mody, Japanese Lacquer, Monumenta Nipponica (1940)
.......... Munsterberg, Dictionary of Chinese and Japanese Art (1981) 153
Dutch .......... [RKD, AAT-Ned]
.......... AAT-Ned (1994-)

 

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