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How to frame a thanka

How to frame a thanka

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Published by Dharma Pub. in Berkeley, Calif .
Written in English

  • Picture frames and framing.,
  • Thankas (Tibetan scrolls)

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    Other titlesA guide to displaying sacred art and constructing traditional cloth mountings
    Statement[prepared by the staff of Nyingma Centers Art Projects in cooperation with the editors of Dharma Publishing ; drawings by Ellen Rockwell and Eric Meller].
    ContributionsRockwell, Ellen., Meller, Eric, 1943-, Nyingma Centers Art Projects., Dharma Publishing.
    LC ClassificationsN8550 .H68 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. :
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1025332M
    ISBN 100898002036
    LC Control Number96100326

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