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GU YUN TIANCHENG ZUNZHE YIZHEN: XIZANG ALI DIQU GUDAI BIHUA ZHENCANG TUJI (TUOLIN SI BAI DINA). Venerable Treasures, Ancient Fascination: Collections of Ancient Murals in Ngari, Tibet (The White Temple of the Tholing Monastery). Hangzhou, 2015. 317 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 44x31 cm. Boards.
GBP 230.00
Presumably part of a larger series on ancient Buddhist murals in temples and monasteries in the Ngari prefecture in Tibet, this is a magnificent volume on the ancient murals in the White Temple, a part of the Tholing Monastery complex. Illustrated throughout with large full colour plates showing the murals in their entirety and with much close-up detail.
Good and detailed nine page introduction, list of plates and very brief captions in English. Near dual texts in Chinese and Tibetan.
Subjects: Murals Buddhist Art
Can be ordered in, as of: 13/02/2017
Was item 18 in printed List 187.
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