TNMIC6 - NEW BOOK
Tokyo National Museum: ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUE OF TOKYO NATIONAL MUSEUM. Asian Sculpture I. Tokyo, 2015. 146 pp. 8 pp. colour and 92 pp b/w plates. 26x19 cm. Cloth.
Catalogue of the fine collection of Chinese and Korean Buddhist sculpture held in the Tokyo National Museum. 151 examples of Chinese sculpture plus 81 Korean are illustrated and described. Includes works in stone, wood, metal and clay. The majority of the sculpture is early, dating from the fifth to tenth centuries. Many examples shown in multiple views. Preface, list of contents and 16 page list of plates in English. Main text in Japanese. A useful visual reference on sculptures from China and Korea collected in the early 20th century.
Subjects: Sculpture Buddhist Art
Can be ordered in, as of: 20/05/2019
Was item 36 in printed List 195.
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