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The cave temples of Maichishan.

Sullivan, Michael

The cave temples of Maichishan.

by Sullivan, Michael

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Maiji Mountain Caves (China),
  • China,
  • Gansu Sheng.
    • Subjects:
    • Art, Buddhist -- China -- Gansu Sheng,
    • Sculpture -- China -- Gansu Sheng,
    • Maiji Mountain Caves (China)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 59-63.

      StatementPhotos. by Dominique Darbois. With an account of the 1958 expedition to Maichishan by Anil de Silva.
      ContributionsSilva-Vigier, Anil de.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNB1043 .S77
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 77 p.
      Number of Pages77
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5684151M
      LC Control Number69015829

      M. Sullivan, The Cave Temples of Maichishan, London, Sun Ji, Lady Costume and Cosmetics in the Tang Dynasty, Wenwu, 4, , pp. (in Chinese). Sun Ji, Correction to the Explanation of Garment Deduced by the Two Tang Dynastic Histories, A Collection of Studies on Ancient Chinese Garments, Beijing, , pp. (in Chinese). Ancient Buddhist Paintings from the Cave-temples of Tun-huang on the Western Frontier of China. Recovered and Described by Aurel Stein. London, Bernard Quaritch Ltd., STEIN, Aurel. Les Tribus Anciennes des Marches Sino-Tibétaines. Paris, Presses Universitaires de France, SULLIVAN, Michael. The Cave Temples of Maichishan.

        The Chinese pilgrim and scholar Xuanzang wrote in his A.D. book “The Great Tang Dynasty Record of the Western Regions” that in this desert region, travelers often heard singing and shouting, shrieking and crying. Disoriented, they would wander, get lost and die of thirst. More than years later, the 13th-century Italian merchant. The cave temples of Maichishan. Berkeley: University of California Press, Teiser, Stephen F. Reinventing the Wheel: Paintings of Rebirth in Medieval Buddhist Temples. Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, Tsai, Kathryn A. Lives of the Nuns: Biographies of Chinese Buddhist Nuns from the Fourth to Sixth Centuries.

      The Cave Temples of Maichishan. With an account of the expedition to 2 copies The Comprehensive Experiment: a comparison of the selective and 2 copies. The Cave Temples of Maichishan. Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, [First edition; photographs by Dominique Darbois; hardback, pages, 29 cm., 50/85].


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xiv, 77 pages, 55 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm.

Get this from a library. The cave temples of Maichishan. [Michael Sullivan; Anil de Silva-Vigier] -- The author describes the caves and their contents, and discusses the significance of Maichishan in the history of Chinese Buddhist art. Over plates in black and white along with descriptions of each and a general short history of the cave shrines which lie between China and Central Asia and which were never visited by ""travellers and writers on Buddhist art"" until the middle of this century.

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The Maijishan Grottoes (simplified Chinese: 麦积山石窟; traditional Chinese: 麥積山石窟; pinyin: Màijīshān Shíkū), formerly romanized as Maichishan, are a series of caves cut in the side of the hill of Majishan in Tianshui, Gansu Province, northwest China.

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Darbois, The Cave Temples of Maichishan (London: ). Tamura, Yoshiro and Kurata Bunsaku, etds., Art of the Lotus Sūtra, (Tokyo: Kosei, ), pp. Whitfield, Roderick, The Art of Central Asia: The Stein Collection in the British Museum vol. 3 on Textiles, Sculpture and Other Arts (Tokyo: ). Donovan Michael Sullivan (Chinese: 蘇立文), 29 October 28 Septemberwas a Canadian-born British art historian and collector, and one of the major Western pioneers in the field of modern Chinese art history and criticism.

Sullivan was born in Toronto, /5. Cox, Leonard B.The Buddhist cave-temples of Yun-kang & Lung-men / by Leonard B. Cox Australian National University Canberra Wikipedia Citation Please see Wikipedia's template documentation for further citation fields that may be required. I think at least one Michael Sullivan is an archeologist, based on The Cave Temples Of Maichishan, House of Sun, and The Desert is Green Not Our Day to Die: Testimony from the Guatemalan Jungle was a book written by a Michael Sullivan who has experience with ferrying people and transporting medicine, crops, and supplies in South America.Maijishan was remote enough that its paintings and sculptures were spared during wars and revolutions, when other cultural relics were destroyed; they still record what the art historian Michael Sullivan in his history “The Cave Temples of Maichishan” described as “the metropolitan style of [the sometime capital] Luoyang in its brief.Speleobooks owner Emily Davis has been in the caving book business since before she acquired Speleobooks.

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