Taipei: ABC Fine Oriental Antiques, [2012?]. Hardcover. Dark turquoise cloth with gilt letters on spine and lavish gilt decoration on front cover; black and color illus. dust jacket, 58 pp., color illus. VG (Slight wear to dj edges, otherwise clean.). Item #160082
Text is in Chinese and English. Provides analysis of this Korean bronze sculpture, rendered sometime in the sixth century A.D. "Most importantly, it clearly projects the devotion to Buddhism during the Three Kingdoms period and had most certainly played a crucial role of spreading Buddhism in Japan by contributing to cultural exchange among China, Japan, and Korea, leaving behind a far-reaching influence that cannot be fathomed." (dj) Note that the word "earliest" is mispelled on the dust jacket, the binding, and the title page, without the second e. Scarce, even when searched for by both spellings.
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