illustration; print (art)

Illustration of Dancing Celestial Beings. Copied from a mural painting in Cave 272 in Mogao, near Dunhuang in Gansu province. This cave was built between 421-433 AD of the Northern Liang dynasty (397-439 AD). Artist: Chang Sa-na. Printed in colour on paper.

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