Gao Yongkun et al ed: LUOYANG SHIKE XIEYING. (A Fine Selection of Stone Carvings from Luoyang). Beijing, 2011. 222 pp. Full page b/w photographic illustrations throughout. 28x21 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 40.00
Shows 276 fine examples of ancient stone carving and Buddhist sculpture from sites in and around the ancient city of Luoyang in China. Includes spirit road statuary, Buddhist statuary and steles plus carved material from ancient temples and palace ruins. The examples date from the Eastern Han through to the Qing and includes much early material from the Northern Wei onwards through the Tang and Song dynasties. All illustrated in black-and-white and described. Site of excavation (where relevant) and current museum location are given. In Chinese.
Subjects: Sculpture
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 116 in printed List 191.
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