Handbook of Tibetan Iconometry: A Guide to the Arts of the 17th Century (Brill's Tibetan Studies Library #28) (Hardcover)

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By Christoph Cüppers (Volume Editor), Ulrich Pagel (Volume Editor), Leonard Van Der Kuijp (Volume Editor)
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The Handbook of Iconometry (ca. 1687) reproduces, in facsimile, a lavishly illustrated treatise describing the iconometic principles and measurements at the heart of the 17th-century art of Tibet. It includes over 150 drawings of buddhas, bodhisattvas and divinities, 70 script types and 14 stupa models from the rich world of Indo-Tibetan Buddhism.


Product Details
ISBN: 9789004180147
ISBN-10: 9004180141
Publisher: Brill
Publication Date: June 22nd, 2012
Pages: 396
Language: English
Series: Brill's Tibetan Studies Library