GU DU YIZHEN - CHANG'AN CHENG CHUTU DE BEIZHOU FOJIAO ZAOXIANG. Treasures Survived from Ruined Capital - Buddhist Figures Unearthed from Chang'an, the Capital of the Northern Zhou Dynasty. Beijing, 2010. 14, 150 pp. text plus 84 pp. colour plates. Numerous b/w text drawings. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
A study of the important and beautiful group of Northern Zhou Buddhist sculptures unearthed near Xi'an in 2004. Most had been intentionally damaged (heads removed) and most bear traces of paint and gilt. Well-illustrated in colour. List of contents and six page abstract in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Sculpture Archaeology
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 358 in printed List 201.
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