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Title The Thousand Buddhas
Subtitle Ancient Buddhist Paintings from the Cave-Temples of Tung-huang on the Western Frontier of China
Description A large-color printed book showing Buddhist paintings from the Mogao Caves in Dunhuang. Stein collected these paintings during his second expedition to Central Asia (1906-08). Includes L.Binyon’s essay ‘Dunhuang paintings and their place amongst Buddhist art’, together with Stein’s descriptions of 48 Buddhist paintings.
Year of Publication 1921
Location of Publication England / London
Volume Information 1 Volume
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Title The Thousand Buddhas
Subtitle Ancient Buddhist Paintings from the Cave-Temples of Tung-huang on the Western Frontier of China
Volume vol.1
Author M. A. Stein
Description A large color printed book of showing Buddhist paintings from the Mogao Caves in Dunhuang. Stein collected these paintings during his second expedition to Central Asia (1906-08). Includes L.Binyon’s essay ‘Dunhuang paintings and their place amongst Buddhist art’, together with Stein’s descriptions of 48 Buddhist paintings.
Year of Publication 1921
Measurements (cm) 64x52