Current Location:
Cabinet 4 (FF4) -> Drawer M (FF4)
Location Notes:
IDC; Flat Files; Cabinet 4; Drawer M

Magaoku

Artwork
Identifier:
2002.303.1
Artist:
Dong Yanzi
Credit:
GVSU Collection
Medium:
Ink on Paper
Date:
2002
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 9 in Width: 9 in
Description:
Image of a figure and a horse looking toward a steep hill with a village situated along it.
Historical Context:
In this image, artist Dong Yanzi portrays the Mogao Caves, also known as the Cave of the Thousand Buddhas. Located in Dunhuang, China, an oasis located at a religious and cultural crossroads on the Silk Road, in the Gansu province of China. The caves hold over 500 temples and some of the oldest examples of Buddhist art spanning a period of 1,000 years.

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ink
works on paper