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Archives of Asian Art (2019) 69 (2): 181–216.
Published: 01 October 2019
... to prove or disprove such a claim, however, I cannot pursue this as a sixth instance of the “ caṅkrama type” (see Table 2.6). What is most important here is that a critical, even revelatory, nexus of caṅkrama dominates the earliest known freestanding Buddha statues (especially those dedicated...
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Archives of Asian Art (2010) 60 (1): 19–42.
Published: 01 April 2010
... Yakushi Shichibutsu Yakushi rituals were so popular among Buddhas. the nobility?39 In other words, to borrow Richard H. Scholars generally agree that the royal consort Davis’ words, it may have ‘‘acquired a new significance Ko¯ myo¯ commissioned seven freestanding statues of by persons holding...
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Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (2): 271–322.
Published: 01 October 2016
.... 272 BROOKLYN MUSEUM OF ART Brooklyn Museum of Art Brooklyn, New York Joan Cummins, Lisa and Bernard Selz Curator of Asian Art 1. Stele of a Standing Buddha, China...
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Archives of Asian Art (2021) 71 (1): 1–36.
Published: 01 April 2021
... Land version of the tale that she takes on a central role. Although she was a laywoman, the Buddha responded to her call for help and taught her how to be reborn in Amitābha's Pure Land. Her femininity and ambiguous status have been constantly debated by Buddhist theologians, who were concerned...
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Archives of Asian Art (2007) 57 (1): 51–94.
Published: 01 April 2007
... carved devotees, often indicating their religious status by titles by Wen Weiyi and Judao. Niche 13 actually comprises such as ‘‘Disciple Who Praises the Buddha’’ (Fengfo two separate niches: a lower and smaller one containing dizi), ‘‘Devotee of Charity’’ (Fengshan dizi), or simply a seated male...
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Archives of Asian Art (2001) 52 (1): 83–104.
Published: 01 April 2001
... Japan. together with a Buddha (Fig. 11).fizo, holding a jewel, stands Determining the original makeup of a sculptural group to the right of Amida Buddha, while in the foreground is difficult, because freestanding sculptures can be—and Kannon bends down to greet an aspirant. Here Jizo replaces...
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Archives of Asian Art (2010) 60 (1): 43–78.
Published: 01 April 2010
... inside, the visitor is drawn toward three earliest known to date. The dedication was incised on sets of objects: four octagonal pillars in the middle of the lid of a stone case containing the relics, which was the cave, a makeshift altar with Buddha images located first discovered in the pit between...
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Archives of Asian Art (2006) 56 (1): 11–30.
Published: 01 April 2006
... cave itself but the dedication of a privately commissioned report appeared in 1987.9 The site (Fig. 1) consists of two sculpture of the Buddha Diparnkara. One of the donors of cave-temples and two sets of cliff-face niches of different the Diparfikara statue, ZhangYnanfei, was also one...
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Archives of Asian Art (2016) 66 (2): 187–212.
Published: 01 October 2016
.... Drawing of front and profile of two Buddha heads excavated at Kherlen-Bars, measurements not provided. From Bu¨ teeliin Chuulgan 3 (1955): 181. Artwork in public domain...