Nezu Institute of Fine Arts: KANZO CHUGOKU NO SEKIBUTSU: HAKUSEI BUTSU NO MIRYOKU. Chinese Buddhist Sculpture in the Collection of the Nezu Institute of Fine Arts: The Charm of the Northern Qi Buddha). Nezu Connoisseurship Series: 11. Tokyo, 2009. 91 pp. 39 pp. colour plates, b/w text illustrations. 21x15 cm. Boards.
Shows 17 wonderful examples of early Chinese Buddhist sculpture dating from the late Northern Wei (3), Northern Qi (8), Sui (2) and Tang (4) dynasties. Collected by Nezu Kaichiro (1860-1940) in the early part of the 20th century and now held in the Nezu Institute of Fine Arts in Tokyo. All illustrated in colour, the majority in multiple views. Text in Japanese.
Subjects: Sculpture Buddhist Art
Can be ordered in, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 500 in printed List 195.
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