Gems of Beijing Cultural Relics Series: Buddhist Statues, Vol. 2


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Gems of Beijing Cultural Relics Series: Buddhist Statues, Vol. 2

北京文物精粹大系: 佛造像卷(下)

Author: Gems of Beijing Cultural Relics Series Committee & Beiijing Municipal Bureau of Cultural Relics

Order No. 3159

ISBN-13: 9787200049008

ISBN-10: 720004900X

Binding: Hardcover, cloth

Publisher: Beijing Publishing House

Pub Year: 2004

Pages: 284, fully illustrated in color

Language: Simplified Chinese-English

Size: 8.5 x 11.5

Price: $79.95

This volume contains 165 scroll Buddha portrayals of Ming and Qing dynasty. Among them are 121 Shuilu painting of Ming and Qing dynasty selected from the Capital Museum and 44 thang-ka paintings of Qing Dynasty selected from Yonghe Palace and the Capital Museum.

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Series Introduction:

The abundant and valuable cultural relics of Beijing are an important component of China’s cultural heritage, but for many years, these treasures can be seen only in museums or at some exhibitions. The publication of “Gems of Beijing Cultural Relics Series” makes it possible for the general readership to have a glimpse of these valuable treasures.

The series includes thousands of masterpieces selected from the collections of Beijing antiquarian units and museums and shows them in 16 volumes: Stone Carvings, Stone Inscriptions, Pottery and Porcelain (2 volumes), Jades, Bronzes, Ancient Bells, Buddhist Images, Gold and Silver Wares, Calligraphy, Paintings, Rare Ancient Books, Textiles and Embroidery, Furniture, and Works of Decorative Arts (2 volumes).

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Weight 1 lbs