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Organized by the Princeton University Art Museum with the P. Y. and Kinmay W. Tang Center for East Asian Art. This exhibition has been made possible by generous lead support from the Dunhuang Foundation. http://artmuseum.princeton.edu/art/exhibitions/1639

Press Release

SACRED CAVES OF THE SILK ROAD: WAYS OF KNOWING AND RE-CREATING DUNHUANG
ON VIEW AT PRINCETON UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM OCT. 3, 2015–JAN. 10, 2016
Paintings, sculpture and manuscripts from the world-renowned Mogao Caves provide a greater understanding of Silk Road site
PRINCETON, NJ–Since their creation over 1,500 years ago, the Mogao Caves, located on the outskirts of the city of Dunhuang in …

SACRED CAVES OF THE SILK ROAD: WAYS OF KNOWING AND RE-CREATING DUNHUANG
ON VIEW AT PRINCETON UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM OCT. 3, 2015–JAN. 10, 2016
Paintings, sculpture and manuscripts from the world-renowned Mogao Caves provide a greater understanding of Silk Road site
PRINCETON, NJ–Since their creation over 1,500 years ago, the Mogao Caves, located on the outskirts of the city of Dunhuang in northwestern China, continue to narrate the history of religious art—Buddhist, Daoist and other religions—and connect the Eastern and Western worlds through their once central location at the gateway to the Silk …

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McCormick Hall
Princeton University
Princeton, New Jersey, US