Author:Valrae Reynolds with Contributions By Janet Gyatso, Amy Heller, and Dan Martin

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From the Sacred Realm: Treasures of Tibetan Art from the Newark Museum

By: Valrae Reynolds with Contributions By Janet Gyatso, Amy Heller, and Dan Martin

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Prestel: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001132

ISBN: 3-7913-2148-X

Condition: New


Ranging from the 11th to the 20th century, ritual silk brocade garments, painted leather pieces, ceremonial silver objects, intricately worked ornaments, prayer wheels, and Buddhist paintings and sculpture, are all lavishly illustrated in From the Sacred Realm. The lucidly written texts provide an in-depth insight into the remarkable and fascinating culture of Tibet. The outstanding Tibetan collection held by The Newark Museum stems from a treasure trove of objects originally brought together by the missionary Dr. Shelton during his stay in Eastern Tibet from 1904 to 1920. Over the course of t... View more info