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The Resource Surviving nirvana : death of the Buddha in Chinese visual culture, Sonya S. Lee

Surviving nirvana : death of the Buddha in Chinese visual culture, Sonya S. Lee

Label
Surviving nirvana : death of the Buddha in Chinese visual culture
Title
Surviving nirvana
Title remainder
death of the Buddha in Chinese visual culture
Statement of responsibility
Sonya S. Lee
Title variation
Death of the Buddha in Chinese visual culture
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Buddha's nirvana marks one of the pivotal moments in the history of Buddhism. This work explores how this event was made into a powerful allegory of survival in premodern China through the nirvana image
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lee, Sonya S
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gautama Buddha
  • Gautama Buddha
  • Gautama Buddha
  • Buddhism in art
  • Buddhism and art
  • Buddhist art and symbolism
  • Art, Medieval
  • RELIGION
  • ART
  • Art, Medieval
  • Buddhism and art
  • Buddhism in art
  • Buddhist art and symbolism
  • Enlightenment
  • China
Label
Surviving nirvana : death of the Buddha in Chinese visual culture, Sonya S. Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-346) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Doubles: stone implements -- Transformation: pictorial narratives -- Family matters: nirvana caves -- Impermanent burials: relic deposits
Control code
ocn707092903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 355 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789882205826
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1kd8fj
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707092903
Label
Surviving nirvana : death of the Buddha in Chinese visual culture, Sonya S. Lee
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-346) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Doubles: stone implements -- Transformation: pictorial narratives -- Family matters: nirvana caves -- Impermanent burials: relic deposits
Control code
ocn707092903
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 355 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789882205826
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1kd8fj
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)707092903

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