Lin Shengzhi: TUXIANG YU ZHUANGSHI: BEICHAO MUZANG DE SHENG SI BIAOXIANG. Image and Ornament: The Representation of Death in the Northern Dynasties. Taibei, 2019. xiii, 384 pp. B/w and colour text illustrations. 26x18 cm. Wrappers.
A detailed and scholarly study of the representation of life and death as seen in tomb reliefs, murals and sculptural engravings and other artefacts in and from Northern Dynasties tombs in China. An emphasis on the reliefs, engravings and sculptures on stone 'sarcophagus beds'. A good number of illustrations. In Chinese.
Subjects: Sculpture Archaeology
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 469 in printed List 201.
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