KUCHE KUMUTULA SHIKU. (The Kucha and Kumutula Caves). Xinjiang Shiku. Urumqi, n.d. [54] unnumbered pp. of text. 235 colour plates. Numerous text figures, maps. 33x27 cm. Cloth, slipcase.
GBP 150.00
An essay providing an analysis of the functions of the caves, the temple organization and the chronology of their construction complements a superb set of illustrations showing the Buddhist murals in the cave complexes of Kucha and Kumutula, located on the Northern Silk Road in China's Xinjiang province. In Chinese. Out of print and scarce.
Subjects: Painting
Available, as of: 01/02/2019
Was item 548 in printed List 192.
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