WISDOM AND COMPASSION: THE SACRED ART OF TIBET. Expanded Edition. Principle Photography by John Bigelow Taylor.
Price: $150.00 USD
Publisher: New York: Tibet House New York in association with Abradale Press, Henry N. Abrams, Inc, Publishers. .
Book Id: 1790
First printing of the enlarged edition. Quarto, original red cloth titled in gilt on spine panel. 488 pp., Illustrated throughout in full colour, Glassaries, Bibliographies, Indexes, Credits, map endpapers. Published on the occassion of the third in carnation of isdom and Compassion, an exhibition originated at Tibet House, New York, 1996-1997. The exibition originated with the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco in 1991-1992. Contains several essays by Thurman and Rhie, but the bulk of t h e w o r k is the catalogue of the exhibition, a fabulous assemblage of Tibetan thankas, paintings, sculptures and ritual objects, all with full photographic illustrations and complete descriptions. A fine copy in a fine dust wrapper, as new. A s tu nn i ng p ro du c tion.