National Palace Museum: THE CRUCIBLE OF COMPASSION AND WISDOM. Special Exhibition Catalog of Buddhist Bronzes from the Nitta Collection. Taibei, 1987. viii, 458 pp. 218 colour plates. Bibliography, glossary. 36x26 cm. Cloth.
Over 200 Buddhist bronzes (many gilt-bronze) and associated bronzes from the important Nitta Group Collection, documenting the development of bronze Buddhist images from China, Korea, Japan, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Tibet, Indonesia, Cambodia. A sumptuous important catalogue of a quite superb collection. Dual Chinese and English text. Now out-of-print and hard to find.
Out of stock, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 509 in printed List 190.
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