Yukio Lippit

Yukio Lippit

Jeffrey T. Chambers and Andrea Okamura Professor of History of Art and Architecture
Yukio Lippit

Research Interests

Professor Lippit's research interests focus primarily on premodern Japanese painting, with a special emphasis on Sino-Japanese painting associated with Zen Buddhism and the various lineages that emerged from it during the medieval and early modern periods.

Related Publications

Painting of the Realm: The Kano House of Painters in Seventeenth-Century Japan (University of Washington Press, 2012)

Colorful Realm: Japanese Bird-and-Flower Paintings by Itì Jakuch (1716–1800) (The National Gallery of Art, 2012)

Kenzo Tange: Architecture for the World (Lars Miller, 2012)

Faculty Department

Department of History of Art and Architecture


Academic Ventures, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Contact Information

Sackler Museum 505, 485 Broadway

Research Areas

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