Tokyo National Museum: TODAIJI DAIBUTSU: TEMPYO NO SHIHO. Todaiji Temple and Monuments of Tempyo Culture: The 1250th Memorial of Empress Komyo. Tokyo, 2010. xi, 235 pp. Colour (predominantly) and b/w plates throughout. B/w text illustrations. 30x23 cm. Boards.
Catalogue of a fine exhibition at the Tokyo National Museum focussing on the construction 1250 years ago of the Great Buddha Vairocana at the Todaiji Temple. Includes objects exhibited for the first time outside the temple and much related material from the Tempyo period. Forewords, brief introductions to each section and descriptive list of plates in English. Main text in Japanese.
Subjects: Buddhist Art
Available, as of: 12/02/2018
Was item 621 in printed List 189.
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