Published June 19, 1997
by Getty Trust Publications: Getty Conservation Institute .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||480|
Conservation of Ancient Sites on the Silk Road: Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Conservation of Grotto Sites, Mogao Grottoes, Dunhuang, People's Republic of China, June 28–July 3, GCI Proceedings: Editor: Neville Agnew: Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Getty Publications, ISBN: , He is the author of numerous publications including (with two coauthors) Cave Temples of Mogao: Art and History on the Silk Road and the editor of Conservation of Ancient Sites on the Silk Road, the proceedings of the first international conference on the conservation of grotto sites, published in /5(1). Susan Whitfield is head of the International Dunhuang Project at the British Library. Neville Agnew, who has worked on conservation projects at Mogao for ten years, is principal project specialist at the Getty Conservation Institute and editor of Conservation of Ancient Sites on the Silk Road. Get this from a library! Conservation of ancient sites on the Silk Road: proceedings of an international conference on the conservation of grotto sites. [Neville Agnew; Getty Conservation Institute.; Dunhuang yan jiu yuan (China); Zhongguo wen wu yan jiu suo.;].
The first volume of symposium proceedings, Conservation of Ancient Sites on the Silk Road is out of print. pages 9 x 11 inches color and b/w illustrations 2 maps ISBN paperback Getty Publications Imprint: Getty Conservation Institute Series: Symposium Proceedings Dunhuang - The ancient Silk Road Meets Modern Technology. Posted by Donna Rouviere Anderson | Febru Photos by Forrest Anderson. The narrow strip of land west of China’s Yellow River called the Hexi corridor has been the western gateway to China for more than two millennia. On that corridor’s western end is the oasis town of. The Silk Road and its vast trade routes. Design by Clyde Crossan for Cave Temples of this map larger. The loose group of ancient trade routes known today as the Silk Road ran from eastern China to the Mediterranean and greatly affected everything in its way—from commerce to the arts, from technology to religion. The book lists Roderick and Susan Whitfield as authors, but clearly Roderick is the primary contributor. Susan's related book on Aurel Stein, "Aurel Stein on the Silk Road," has similarly great photos of Dunhuang's treasures but is accompanied by an unintelligible by: 3.
The Silk Road was an ancient network of trade routes, formally established during the Han Dynasty of China, which linked the regions of the ancient world in commerce between BCE the Silk Road was not a single thoroughfare from east to west, the term 'Silk Routes’ has become increasingly favored by historians, though 'Silk Road’ is the more common and recognized : Joshua J. Mark. Conservation of Ancient Sites on the Silk Road: Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Conservation of Grotto Sites (Los Angeles: Getty Conservation Institute, ), ed. by Neville Agnew (page images and PDF with commentary at and Google). The web's source of information for Ancient History: definitions, articles, timelines, maps, books, and illustrations. Art and History on the Silk Road, Second Edition (Conservation & Cultural Heritage) (Book) Book Details. ISBN. Title. Cave Temples of Mogao at Dunhuang: Art and History on the Silk Road, Second Edition. Ancient Sites on the Silk Road: Proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Conservation of Grotto Sites, Mogao Grottoes, Dunhuang, People's /5.