MIANYANG KANKU: SICHUAN MIANYANG GUDAI ZAOXIANG DIAOCHA YANJIU BAOGAO JI. (The Mianyang Grottoes: Reports on Investigation and Research into Ancient Buddhist Carvings at Mianyang In Sichuan). Beijing, 2010. 15, 242 pp. text plus 103 pp. colour plates. Numerous b/w text drawings and illustrations. 7 foldouts. 29x22 cm. Boards.
GBP 75.00
Detailed and well-illustrated work on the Buddhist stone carvings and statuary found at a number of sites in and around the town of Mianyang in China's Sichuan province. The examples illustrated and discussed date from the Southern Dynasties through the Sui and Tang to the Song. A useful work showing much little-known material. Two page abstract in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Sculpture
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 190 in printed List 191.
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