University of Kansas


To provide support for a graduate seminar on Buddhist painting of the Ming period which will be held at a number of sites in China in summer 1996.

To provide partial support for the travel expenses in the United States of visiting Chinese art historian Cai Xing-yi.

To enable Professor Motoaki Kono of the University of Tokyo to serve as visiting scholar in the department of art history at the University of Kansas

to enable I Han Chiang, instructor of art history, College of Chinese Culture, Taipei, to participate in a study of the paintings and artists of the Yuan Period undertaken by the Department of the History of Art, University of Kansas, and the Nelson Gallery-Atkins Museum, Kansas City.