Author: Nefertari Pierre-Louis

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Identifying The Eighteen Lohan of Buddhist Temples

Nefertari Pierre-Louis Overview The sacred temples of China, Korea, Japan and Tibet are spiritual spaces which house the beautifully sculpted…

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Lohan 2

Title: Lohan 2Artist: Unidentified Location: New London, Connecticut Culture: Chinese Medium: Ivory Sculpture Dimensions: —Repository: Connecticut College  Description:┬áLohan 2 can be seen…

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Vashudhara, Goddess of Abundance

Title: Vashudhara, Goddess of AbundanceArtist: UnknownLocation: Washington, D.C.Culture: NepalMedium: Gilt copper with semi-precious stones and traces of vermilionDimensions: H x…

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Wondrous Peaks at Sunset

Title: Wondrous Peaks at Sunset Artist: Wang ManshengLocation: New London, ConnecticutCulture: ChineseMedium: PrintDimensions: N/aRepository: Chu-Griffis Asian Art Collection, Shain Library, Connecticut College, New LondonDonated by…

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Three Horses

Title: Three HorsesArtist: Liu Dan-zhaiLocation: New London, ConnecticutCulture: ChineseMedium: ScrollDimensions: 38 x 22 in Repository: Chu-Griffis Asian Art Collection, Shain Library,…