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The art of Chinese landscape painting

in the Caves of Tun-huang.

by Anil de Silva-Vigier

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Published by Crown Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Landscape painting, Chinese,
  • Dunhuang (China)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPhotos. by Dominique Darbois.
    SeriesArt of the world; non-European cultures; the historical, sociological and religious backgrounds, Art of the world
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13574344M
    LC Control Number67019591

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