GUANGYUAN QIANFO YA. (The Thousand Buddha Cliff at Guangyuan). Chengdu, 2016. 128 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x21 cm. Wrappers.
GBP 50.00
Visual survey of the Buddhist sculptures at the Thousand Buddha Cliff at Guangyuan in China's Sichuan province. The complex is one of the largest Buddhist cave grotto complexes in Sichuan and dates from the Northern and Southern Dynasties through to the Tang and Yuan. The majority of sculpture here illustrated is Northern Wei and Tang. Still relatively little published on this site. Text in Chinese. Hard to obtain.
Subjects: Sculpture Buddhist Art
Available, as of: 09/09/2018
Was item 120 in printed List 191.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books, www.hanshan.com.