Chinese sculpture reading list

d'Argencé, R-YL (ed), Chinese, Korean and Japanese Sculpture in Avery Brundage Collection. Kodansha, 1979

Chang Foundation, Buddhist Images in Gilt Metal, Taipei, 1993

National Palace Museum, The Crucible Of Compassion and Wisdom, Taipei, 1987. Exhibition Catalogue from the Nitta Collection

Paludan, Ann, The Chinese Spirit Road, Yale University Press, 1991. ISBN. 0 300 04597 2

Royal Academy of Art, Return of the Buddha: The Qingzhou Discoveries. London, 2002

Siren, O.  Chinese Sculpture from the Fifth to the Fourteenth Centuries.  Four volumes, London 1925

Snellgrove, David (ed), The Image of the Buddha, UNESCO, 1978. ISBN. 0 906026 00 8

Sullivan, Michael, Cave Temples of Maichishan, Faber & Faber, 1969. ISBN. 571 09035 4

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Masterpieces of Chinese Painting (Hardback)||RHFPR

Masterpieces of Chinese Painting (Hardback)||RHFPR

Painting has always been regarded by the Chinese as a supreme art, its merits equal to those of poetry and philosophy. The tradition can be traced ove…

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Sat 02 May 2015–Mon 04 May 2015

FAMILY EVENT: Explore the collection with the new Seeking Sculpture trail and draw your own invented piece of sculpture combining details of what you find along the way.

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