Gugong Museum: XUMIFUSHOU - DANG ZHASHILUNBU SI YUSHANG ZIJINCHENG ZHAN. (Fortune and Longevity of Sumeru: The Zhashilunbu Monastery Comes to the Forbidden City). Beijing, 2020. 603 pp. Colour plates throughout, many full page. 38x26 cm. Wrappers.
Massive and weighty publication produced to accompany a memorable exhibition held in the Gugong Museum, Beijing, in late 2019 and early 2020. The huge Zhashilunbu Monastery is also known as the Tashilimpo Monastery and is located near Shigatse in Tibet. This important monastery has a rich and long history and has accumulated many religious artefacts over the centuries.
Item 75 in List 203.
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