Pure Land: Images of Immortals in Chinese Art | University of Oxford

Pure Land: Images of Immortals in Chinese Art

1 Mar 2016 to 2 Oct 2016
10:00 - 17:00
Ashmolean Museum
Beaumont Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
Exhibitions
Free
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Not required

During China’s war with Japan in the 1940s, many artists took refuge in Sichuan province, and from there some journeyed to Dunhuang and painted copies of the famous cave temple murals. This display shows rare examples of their work alongside other images of popular deities.