Bartholomew, T. ed: THE DRAGON'S GIFT. The Sacred Arts of Bhutan. Chicago, 2008. 390 pp. 100 full page colour plates and numerous other colour plates. 30x23 cm. Cloth.
Catalogue accompanying an exhibition at the Honolulu Academy of Arts showing over 100 works of Buddhist art from Bhutan. The majority of exhibits come from temples and monasteries in the kingdom where they continue to be used in ritual practice. Most of the items have never been published or previously exhibited. Each object is illustrated in a full page colour plate and described in detail. Twelve accompanying essays. A very fine survey of Bhutanese Buddhist art.
Subjects: Art Buddhist Art
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 412 in printed List 192.
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