SHM171 - NEW BOOK
Shanghai Museum ed: BAI DAI GUO KE: SHANXI BOWUGUAN CANG GUDAI BIHUA YISHU JINGPIN JI. Transient World: Ancient Wall Paintings from the Shanxi Museum. Shanghai, 2017. 168 pp. Full page colour plates throughout. 1 loose colour foldout. 30x23 cm. Wrappers.
Catalogue of a loan exhibition at the Shanghai Museum of fIne mural wall paintings from the collection of the Shanxi Museum in Taiyuan. The murals come from sites throughout Shanxi province and date from the Northern Qi through to the Song and Yuan dynasties (6th to 13th centuries), an extensive period throughout which Shanxi was a prosperous regional centre of power. The murals bear testament to the wealth and culture of the time. A number of introductions and captions in English. Main text in Chinese.
Subjects: Murals Archaeology
Available, as of: 26/04/2018
Was item 20 in printed List 192.
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