China, Shanxi Province: Datong, Yungang Caves ca. 450-550 (built)
Drawing by Liang Sicheng 梁思成, 1901-1972, and the Institute for Research in Chinese Architecture (1931-1946). Liang Sicheng (Wilma Fairbank, Editor), Pictorial History of Chinese Architecture (Bilingual Edition), 2001, fig. 18
Architecture -- China -- Shanxi Province -- (YVRC) Institute for Research in Chinese Architecture (active ca. 1931-1946) -- (YVRC) Liang Sicheng, 1901-1972 -- (LC)
Buddhist Period of Disunity, 220-589
drawings (AAT) religious buildings: cave temples (AAT)
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