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Maker(s):Porter, Eliot Furness
Culture:American (1901-1990)
Title:Yuantong Monastery, Kunming, Yunnan from the portfolio China
Date Made:n.d.
Type:Photograph
Materials:Dye transfer print
Measurements:Mat: 20 x 16 in; 50.8 x 40.6 cm
Narrative Inscription:  SIGNATURE: front, lwr. r. (black ink): Eliot Porter
Accession Number:  UM 1985.28.2
Credit Line:Gift of Ronald and Nola Sher
Museum Collection:  University Museum of Contemporary Art at UMASS Amherst
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Asian; Buddhism; beards; decoration and ornament; deities; devotion; documentary photography; headdresses; historic sites; praying; reflection; sculpture; shrines; spirituality; temples; women; worship; photographs

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