Stories from China’s Past

Han Dynasty, Pictorial Tomb Reliefs and Archaeological Objects from Sichuan Province, People's Republic of China

Lucy Lim(editor); Alexander C. Soper; Richard C. Rudolph; Gao Wen; Martin J. Powers; Kenneth J. DeWoskin; Wu Hung; Yu Dezhang

Catalogue from the exhibition held at: Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco (April 11-May 31, 1987); Museum of Fine Arts Boston (July 1-August 16, 1987); University of Michigan Museum, Ann Arbor (September 8-October 25, 1987); Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore (November 20, 1987-Janurary 10, 1988); Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Ithaca (Cornell University) (January 26-MArch 13, 1988); Frederick S. Wight Gallery (University of California, Los Angeles) (April 3-May 22, 1988); Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix (June 18-August 21, 1988).

"This outstanding exhibition of archaeological treasures from Sichuan province will tour the United States in 1987 and 1988, an exhibit of funerary reliefs, stone and pottery sculptures and other artifacts from the Han dynasty, is the first exhibition in the United States to feature the early art and culture of Sichuan, China's most populous province. With this exhibition from 2,000 years ago, Americans will become aware of Sichuan's long culture history and the important role that the province has played in the development of Chinese civilization." excerpt from the preface by William W. Thomas, Jr., Consul General, Consulate General of the United States of America, Chengdu, Sichuan, People's Republic of China.

Published by Chinese Culture Foundation of San Francisco, 1987

  • Language: English
  • Paperback
  • ISBN 0960978437
  • 27.5 x 27.5 cm
  • 210 pages
  • Book Condition: Used book with signs of wear on the exterior and interior. Good condition overall.
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