Jean Joseph Marie Amiot

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Jean Joseph Marie Amiot was a French Jesuit missionary who spent time in Qing Dynasty China.

He brought back many books and ideas from China to Europe, including works on music and dance by Zhu Zaiyu.


  • Nakao Yukari 中尾友香梨, "Nihon ni okeru Mingaku no juyô" 「日本における明楽の受容」, in Kojima Yasunori 小島康敬 (ed.), Reigaku bunka 礼楽文化, Tokyo: Pelican-sha (2013), 352-353.
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