Musée des Arts Asiatiques: TRESORS DU BOUDDHISME AU PAYS DE GENGIS KHAN. (Buddhist Treasures from the Land of Genghis Khan). Nice, 2009. 215 pp. Colour plates throughout. 28x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of an exhibition held in 2009 at the Musee des Arts Asiatiques in Nice showing Buddhist treasures the large majority from a private Mongolian holding, the Altangerel Collection, here exhibited for the first time. A number of other exhibits come from the Musee Guimet plus a couple of other museum collections in France and Mongolia. Much gilt statuary and tangka style painting plus jewellery and other Buddhist accoutrements. All illustrated in colour and fully described. An extensive introductory text accompanies. In French.
Subjects: Buddhist Art
Available, as of: 13/03/2021
Was item 392 in printed List 200.
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