Sun Fuxi ed: XI'AN WENWU JINGHUA: FOJIAO ZAOXIANG. (Masterpieces of Xi'an's Cultural Relics: Buddhist Statuary). Xi'an, 2010. 261 pp. Colour plates throughout. 29x22 cm. Cloth.
GBP 80.00
Well-illustrated work on Chinese Buddhist statuary excavated at sites in and around the ancient Chinese capital of Xi'an. The material dates from the Sixteen Kingdoms through to the Qing. A total of 217 very fine examples, 203 of which are pre-Ming. Sites of excavation are given where known. Arranged chronologically. Near dual texts in Chinese and English including detailed descriptions of each object.
Subjects: Sculpture Buddhist Art
Available, as of: 20/09/2021
Was item 195 in printed List 201.
Record produced by Hanshan Tang Books,