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A shrine for Tibet : the Alice S. Kandell collection

Marylin M. Rhie, Robert A.F. Thurman ; collection curator, Philip Rudko ; photography, John Bigelow Taylor ; exec. editor, art director, Thomas F. Yarnall.
  • New York : Tibet House US ; In association with and distributed by Overlook Duckworth, Peter Mayer Publishers, 2009.
  • xiv, 299 pages : illustrations(chiefly colored), map ; 31 cm.
Subjects
Contents
  • Forewords / Dalai Lama and Robert A. F. Thurman
  • Collector's Preface / Alice S. Kandell
  • Author Prefaces / Marylin M. Rhie and Robert A. F. Thurman
  • Tibetan Shrine / Robert A. F. Thurman
  • From Ganden To Dolonnor To Wutaishan: Regional Schools of Tibetan Buddhist Sculpture (Fifteenth to Eighteenth Centuries) / Marylin M. Rhie
  • Shrine for Tibet / Marylin M. Rhie and Robert A. F. Thurman
  • I. Buddhas of the Three Times
  • II. Lamas and Spiritual Mentors
  • III. Female Deities
  • IV. Cosmic Buddhas, Bodhisattvas, and Pure Lands
  • V. Adepts, Archetype Deities, and Protectors
  • VI. Ritual Implements
  • VII. Cultural Objects.
Other information
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-290) and index.
Additional form
ISBN
  • 9780967011578 (us : alk. paper)
  • 0967011574 (us : alk. paper)
  • 9781590203101 (hc.)
  • 1590203100 (hc.)
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2009027717
  • OCLC: 423389327