Li fo tu: Di si ku nan bi dong bu li fo tu di si ceng
- Warner, Langdon, 1881-1955, American, associated name, donor
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- Rubbing from relief sculpture depicting Emperor and Empress (??) in ritual procession carrying offerings to the Buddha. 8 attendants and 1 monk ; 3 fans, 3 parasols, 1 tree in background. From Gong Xian Cave no. 4, South wall, Eastern section, layer 4 (from the top).
- 42 x 134 cm.
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- Northern Wei
- Citation/references: Gong Xian shi ku si (fr. Zhongguo shi ku, v. 2), 1989. pl. no. 147.
General note: Gongxian cave temples: a set of 5 Buddhist grottoes (dated between 517-539), located 8 kms north of Gongxian (midway between Luoyang and Zhengzhou), Henan province.
Historical: Cave 4 date: from 1st. yr. of Yongan (Northern Wei), to 2nd yr. of Yuanxiang, Eastern Wei (528-539).
- Fine Arts Library, Special Collections, Harvard University
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