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Title Cave temples of Dunhuang : Buddhist art on China's Silk road / edited by Neville Agnew, Marcia Reed, and Tevvy Ball.

Publication Info. Los Angeles, California : Getty Conservation Institute, [2016]


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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    704.9489 CAV    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description xv, 292 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
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Note Published on the occasion of an exhibition sponsored by the Getty Conservation Institute, the Getty Research Institute, and the Dunhuang Academy and held at the Getty Center in Los Angeles from May 7 to September 4, 2016.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Dunhuang cave temples at Mogao / Neville Agnew and Marcia Reed -- The Buddhist cave temples of Dunhuang: art, spirituality, cultural heritage / Hsueh-Man Shen and Mimi Gardner Gates -- The architecture and art of the Dunhuang caves / Fan Jinshi and Zhao Shengliang -- Dunhuang and its network of patronage and trade / Susan Whitfield -- Dunhuang studies: a historical overview of scholarly research / Zhao Shengliang -- Dusting off Dunhuang: a history of travelers on the Central Asian "silk roads" / David Brafman -- Wall painting replication at Dunhuang: a personal account of its history and technique / Lou Jie -- Stemming the tide of deterioration: conservation and collaboration at the Mogao cave temples of Dunhuang / Neville Agnew and Wang Xudong -- The wall paintings in cave 85: from creation to conservation / Lorinda Wong and Su Bomin -- The Mogao grottoes: reflections on the past, envisioning a future / Fan Jinshi and Martha Demas.
Subject Buddhist art -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- Exhibitions.
Buddhist mural painting and decoration -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- Exhibitions.
Mural painting and decoration, Chinese -- China -- Dunhuang Caves -- Exhibitions.
Dunhuang Caves (China).
Added Author Agnew, Neville, 1938- editor.
Reed, Marcia, 1945- editor.
Ball, Tevvy, editor.
Getty Conservation Institute, issuing body, organizer, sponsoring body.
Getty Research Institute, sponsoring body.
Dunhuang yan jiu yuan (China), sponsoring body.
Added Title Buddhist art on China's Silk road
ISBN 9781606064894 (hardcover)
1606064894 (hardcover)

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