Reproductions of murals. Shanghai 1959.
Department of Oriental and Judaica Collections, OA 102-3217
|The front cover of the box||The inside of the box||Title page|
Traditional Chinese book box covered by fabric. The inner protection flaps are decorated with a fine cutting in the shape of the symbol of long life – a ruyi (a mushroom that, if eaten, is supposed to prolong one’s life). The book contains reproductions of murals from a 14th century Daoist temple.
41.5 x 26.5 cm.
© Det Kongelige Bibliotek 2003