Beijing: Forbidden City Publishing House, 2016. 10.5 x 13", 7.5 kg，762 pp., color plates, texts in Chinese with English foreword and captions, hardcover. This book is an exhibition catalogue compiled by the Palace Museum in collaboration with National Museum New Delhi. Nine Indian museums and historical monuments, as well as...
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Freer Gallery of Art/Arthur M. Sackler Gallery. 6.5 x 11", 52 pp., b/w frontis, 34 b/w illustrations, notes, glossary, bibliography, index, paper, Washington D.C., 2002.
University of Chicago Press. 8.5 x 9.5", 373 pp., 230 b/w illustrations, 5 maps, 20 line drawings, cloth, d.j., Chicago, 2002. This richly illustrated book explores the large body of sculpture, paintings, and other religious imagery produced for China's common classes from the third to the sixth centuries C.E. In...
6.75 x 9.75", xii, 121 pp. text, 52 photographien auf 48 tafeln und 20 abbildungen, bibliography, index, text in German, yellow cloth, Stuttgart, 1925. (o.p.; foxing top edges, some soiling cover edges).
S. Chand & Co. 6.5 x 9.75", viii, 256 pp., approx. 120 b/w illustrations, b/w figure drawings, footnotes, bibliography, cloth, d.j., Delhi, 1964. (o.p.; vg).
Munshiram Manoharial. 8.5 x 11", 214 pp., 96 b/w illustrations, 147 line drawings, appendix, bibliography, index, cloth, d.j., New Delhi, 1995. This book is a major study on the sculptural wealth of the North Indian temples of the early medieval period (9th to 13th centuries). Images of Hindu mythology, the...
sm 4to, xiii, 147 pp., 73 b/w illustrations, references, index, cloth, d.j., New Delhi, 1984. (o.p.; near fine).
8.75 x 11", 29 pp., 12 b/w plates, paper, Varanasi, 1965. (o.p.; rubbed spine, wear to cover edges).
6.25 x 10", reprint of 1936 ed., numerous plates and figures, footnotes, cloth, d.j., Varanasi, 1984. (o.p.; vg).
7.5 x 10.25", 86 pp., 10 plates, 2 in color, many text-illustrations, text in Japanese and English, boards, d.j., Yokohama, 1939. (o.p.; bumped bottom corner and pages, browning). This book explains the various mudras, or hand symbols encountered on sculptures or paintings in English and Japanese.
Abhishek Publications. 8.25 x 11", 79 pp., fully illustrated in color, paper, New Delhi, n.d.
Ethnografisch Museum Antwerpen. 9.6 x 11.7", 199 pp., numerous color and b/w illustrations, bibliography, List of Chinese terms, map, chronology, paper, Antwerp, 2001. This volume presents an exhibition of Buddhist sculptures from the famous Longmen Cave. For the first time the Chinese government has allowed 'Class A' sculptures from the...
7.25 x 10.5", 23 pp., not all items are illustrated, paper, New York, 1938. (o.p.; vg).
Nagel Publishers. 10.25 x 13.5", 45 pp. plus 69 b/w plates, cloth, d.j., Geneva, 1958. (o.p.; sl wear to d.j., text vvg to near fine)). Sex has always been inseparable from art since ancient time as illustrated in this volume. Masterpieces of Indian erotic sculptures are rendered here with scholarly...
4to, 2nd ed., 68 pp., 55 b/w plates, map, boards, Bombay, 1962. (o.p.; tape over worn spine).
Houghton Mifflin. 9 x 11.75", color frontispiece, xv, 73 pp. text plus 47 b/w plates, bibliography, index, half-cloth, Boston, 1923. (o.p.; wear to spine and corners, sl weak spine, stamped Property of Richard Gump front endpaper). This volume presents four lectures on Japanese Buddhist art given by the author in...
West Norway Museum of Applied Art. 7 x 9.25", 75 pp., b/w illustrations, paper, Bergen, 1980.
8 x 11.5", ", approx. 60 pp., 108 items illustrated in color, textured brown boards, San Francisco, 2000. A study of Tibetan amulets illustrated with 108 fine examples from the Max Maxwell collection.
8.2 x 11.5", approx. 60 pp., 108 items illustrated in color, paper, slipcase, San Francisco, 2000. A study of Tibetan amulets illustrated with 108 fine examples from the Max Maxwell collection.
7.25 x 10.25", 36 pp text plus 80 b/w plates, text in Chinese with an English abstract, paper, Jinan, 1992. (o.p. sl wear to corners, text vvg).
7.25 x 10.25", 154 pp., some b/w plates, text in Japanese, paper, Tokyo, 1948. (o.p.; scarce; sm scrap area on back cover, some wear on spine and browning). The first issue of the important Buddhist art study journal Ars Buddhica. It includes 9 articles on Japanese and Chinese Buddhist images...
8 x 10", 47 pp., 61 b/w plates, paper, Chicago, 1965. (o.p.; rubbed cover edges, text near fine, ex Jack V. Sewell Library).
Asahi Shimbun Publishing Co., 1959. 7.2 x 10.1", 64 pp., b/w illustrations throughout, text in Japanese, paper, Tokyo, 1959. (o.p.; wear and browning).
Asahi Shimbun Publishing Co. 9.5 x 9.75", approx. 104 pp., 62 plates, some in color, chronology, group shows, awards, text in Japanese and English, paper, Tokyo, 1973. (o.p.; some wear to cover edges, text vvg). Includes an essay on My Sculpture by Isamu Noguchi.
9 x 11.75", 415 pp., 222 items illustrated in color, text in Japanese and English, paper, Tokyo, 1999. Xuanzang left China in 629 on his overland journey to Indian via Central Asia and returned 17 years later with a large number of Buddhist scriptures. This present exhibition looks at the...