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Title: Buddhist Art and Tibetan Patronage. PIATS 2000: Tibetan Studies: Proceedings of the Ninth Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Leiden 2000
Language of title: English
Editor: Deborah E. Klimburg-Salter
Eva Allinger

Description: This is a volume of nine papers on Tibetan and Buddhist art from the proceedings of the ninth seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies held in Leiden in the year 2000. The papers deal with art and architecture both within and on the periphery of Tibetan cultural areas. Several of the papers examine outside influences on Tibetan artistic traditions and the role of Tibetan patronage in the creation of Buddhist art. (Ben Deitle 2006-03-15)

Contributor: Deborah E. Klimburg-Salter
Eva Allinger
Amy Heller
Laxman S. Thakur
Kira Samosyuk
Helmut F. Neumann
Christiane Papa-Kalantari
Christian Luczanits
Gerald Kozicz
Publisher Place: Leiden; Boston; Köln
Publisher: Brill
Normalized publisher place: Leiden
Publisher country: Netherlands
Publisher URL: http://www.brill.nl/
Published Date: 2002
Extent: xvi, 136 p., [93] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), map
Classification: Tibetan and Himalayan -- Multi-Author Edited Volumes -- Conference Proceedings -- Proceedings of the International Association of Tibetan Studies (PIATS)
Tibetan and Himalayan -- Multi-Author Edited Volumes -- Conference Proceedings -- Proceedings of the International Association of Tibetan Studies (PIATS) -- PIATS 9 (2000)
Cultural Coverage: Tibet
Tibet and Himalayas
Temporal coverage: 9th century CE
11th century CE
12th century CE
13th century CE
14th century CE
Language: English
Series Title: Brill's Tibetan Studies Library
Series editor: Henk Blezer
Alex McKay
Charles Ramble
Series volume: 2/7

Table of Contents: List of Plates - - Preface / Deborah E. Klimburg-Salter - - Ribba, the Story of an Early Buddhist Temple in Kinnaur / Deborah E. Klimburg-Salter - - Exploring the Hidden Buddhist Treasures of Kinnaur (Khu nu): A Study of the Lha khang chen mo, Ribba / Laxman S. Thakur - - Did Atiśa Visit Zha lu Monastery? Tracing Atiśa's Influence on Tibetan Iconography / Amy Heller - - A Gnyos Lineage Thangka / Eva Allinger - - The Reassessment of the Meaning of an Icon from Khara Khoto in the Light of a Tibetan Text from Dunhuang / Kira Samosyuk - - The Wheel of Life in the Twelfth Century Western Tibetan Cave Temple of Pedongpo / Helmut F. Neumann - - The Ceiling Paintings of the Alchi gsum brtsegs: Problems of Style / Christiane Papa-Kalantari - - The Wanla Bkra shis gsum brtsegs / Christian Luczanits - - The Wanla Temple / Gerald Kozicz - - Plates.

ISBN/ISSN: 9004126007
Other Agent: Henk Blezer
Other Agent Type: Managing Editor
Format: Print media (print or manuscript, including PDFs)
Resource Type: Conference Proceedings
Release Flag: OK for viewing
Date Of Record Creation: 2006-03-16 12:04:15
Date Record Checked: 2006-03-16
Date Last Modified: 2006-03-16 12:09:36
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