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The Resource Cave temples of Mogao at Dunhuang : art and history on the Silk Road, Roderick Whitfield, Susan Whitfield, Neville Agnew ; photography of the Mogao caves by Lois Conner and Wu Jian

Cave temples of Mogao at Dunhuang : art and history on the Silk Road, Roderick Whitfield, Susan Whitfield, Neville Agnew ; photography of the Mogao caves by Lois Conner and Wu Jian

Label
Cave temples of Mogao at Dunhuang : art and history on the Silk Road
Title
Cave temples of Mogao at Dunhuang
Title remainder
art and history on the Silk Road
Statement of responsibility
Roderick Whitfield, Susan Whitfield, Neville Agnew ; photography of the Mogao caves by Lois Conner and Wu Jian
Title variation
Mogao at Dunhuang
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"An overview of the history and art of the Buddhist cave temples at Mogao, situated near the ancient oasis town of Dunhuang on the Silk Road in western China"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
JPG/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitfield, Roderick
Dewey number
  • 951/.45
  • 709.51
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
N8193.C6
LC item number
W478 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1960-
  • 1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Whitfield, Susan
  • Agnew, Neville
Series statement
Conservation and cultural heritage
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buddhist art
  • Art, Chinese
  • Buddhist mural painting and decoration
  • Mural painting and decoration, Chinese
  • Buddhist sculpture
  • Sculpture, Chinese
  • Dunhuang Caves (China)
Label
Cave temples of Mogao at Dunhuang : art and history on the Silk Road, Roderick Whitfield, Susan Whitfield, Neville Agnew ; photography of the Mogao caves by Lois Conner and Wu Jian
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previous edition published under title: Cave temples of Mogao : art and history on the silk road. Los Angeles : Getty Conservation Institute, 2000
Bar code
  • 31223114689806
  • 31223114689798
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 156-157)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At the desert gateway to China -- The blazing beacon -- Lost treasures of the Silk Road -- The peerless caves -- Temples of the pure lands -- A millennium of murals -- Conserving the heritage of Mogao -- Monasteries, monks, and manuscripts -- The art gallery in the desert
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
158 pages
Isbn
9781606064450
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014047787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025304966
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • 900158353
  • 900158353
  • (OCoLC)900158353
Label
Cave temples of Mogao at Dunhuang : art and history on the Silk Road, Roderick Whitfield, Susan Whitfield, Neville Agnew ; photography of the Mogao caves by Lois Conner and Wu Jian
Publication
Note
Previous edition published under title: Cave temples of Mogao : art and history on the silk road. Los Angeles : Getty Conservation Institute, 2000
Bar code
  • 31223114689806
  • 31223114689798
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 156-157)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At the desert gateway to China -- The blazing beacon -- Lost treasures of the Silk Road -- The peerless caves -- Temples of the pure lands -- A millennium of murals -- Conserving the heritage of Mogao -- Monasteries, monks, and manuscripts -- The art gallery in the desert
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
Second edition.
Extent
158 pages
Isbn
9781606064450
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2014047787
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025304966
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • 900158353
  • 900158353
  • (OCoLC)900158353

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