Chen Zhongqi & Chen Qiao ed: ZHONGGUO GUDAI JINGPIN SHIKE YISHU YANJIU. (Research into Masterpieces of Ancient Chinese Sculpture). Chengdu, 2015. 347 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. Colour text illus. 29x21 cm. Boards.
Based, it seems, on the sculpture collection of the Sichuan Museum, this is primarily a visual survey of Chinese sculpture from the 4th to the 10th centuries AD. Divided in to sections on Buddha, Bodhisattvas, Dancers, Military Figures etc., over 100 superb examples are illustrated in full page colour plates and a good number in multiple views or close-up detail showing inscriptions. Text in Chinese.
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 296 in printed List 189.
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