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Eleven Books on Chinese Cave Paintings

Auction:
2783T
Lot:
1485
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2783T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 17, 2015 12:00PM

Description:

Eleven Books on Chinese Cave Paintings, including Mogao grottos Dunhuang, 5 vols.; Gray, Buddhist Cave Painting at Tun-Huang.

Provenance: From the Library of Anne DeCoursey Clapp, Professor of Chinese Art, Wellesley College.
Estimate $150-200

Gray Buddhist Cave Paintings of Tun-huang, Mogao Grottos Dunhuang 5 vols., Whitfield Cave Temples of Mogao, Committee in Charge of Cultural Relics Yunkang Caves, Murals from the Han to the Tang Dynasty (2 copies), Su Pai Three Sung Dynasty Tombs Excavated at Pai-sha


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Sung Dynasty Tombs Excavated

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