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0120010
CHINA: WUYI SHAN, 1843.
A view of the Wuyi Shan, or Bohea Hills, in Fujian province, China, showing the cultivation of tea in the foreground. Steel engraving, English, 1843, after a drawing by Thomas Allom.
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0120018
CHINA: XIAMEN, 1843.
A view of the city of Xiamen (or Amoy), China, from the ancient tombs. Steel engraving, English, 1843, after a drawing by Thomas Allom.
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0120020
CHINA: XIAMEN, 1843.
A view of Xiamen (or Amoy), China, from the harbor. Steel engraving, English, 1843, after a drawing by Thomas Allom.
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0120996
FIRST OPIUM WAR, c1841.
British troops landing at the entrance of the Jinjiang River in Fujian province, China, c1841, during the First Opium War. Steel engraving, English, 1843, after a drawing by Thomas Allom.
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0085734
CHINA: MONKS, 1868.
Buddhist monks in the Kushan Monastery at Fujian, China. Photograph, c1868.
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0240728
GEOGRAPHY.
China - Xiamen: Aerial view old town and new town - 29.07.1987.
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0120016
CHINA: DICE PLAYERS, 1843.
Dice players near Xiamen (or Amoy), China. Steel engraving, English, 1843, after a drawing by Thomas Allom.
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0120019
CHINA: XIAMEN, 1843.
A view of the harbor at Xiamen (or Amoy), China, from Gulangyu Island. Steel engraving, English, 1843, after a drawing by Thomas Allom.
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0120017
CHINA: ANCIENT TOMBS, 1843.
A view of the ancient tombs at Xiamen (or Amoy), China. Steel engraving, English, 1843, after a drawing by Thomas Allom.
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0123275
CHINA: TAOIST DEITY.
Glazed white porcelain figure of Xuan Wu, the 'Dark Warrior,' Taoist guardian of the north. Dehua ware, Fujian province. Late K'ang Hsi period, Ching Dynasty, early 18th century.
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0123274
CHINA: BODHISATTVA.
Glazed white porcelain figure of the bodhisattva Guanyin. Dehua ware, Fujian province. K'ang Hsi period, Ching Dynasty, 1661-1722.
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0013012
INDIA: JAIN SCULPTURE.
Sandstone sculpture of a Yakshini, a benevolent tree spirit in Sanskrit mythology, who looks after treasure hidden in the earth. From a Jain stupa at Mathura in Northern India, Kushan dynasty ear, 2nd century A.D.
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0056078
INDIA: KUSHAN COINS.
Gold coins of the Kushan and Kushan-Sassanian Dynasties of northwest India, 1st-4th centuries A.D.
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0351432
CHINA: GULANGYU ISLAND.
A building on Gulangyu Island off the coast of Xiamen, China. Photograph, c1880.
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0123169
CHINA: PORCELAIN FIGURES.
White porcelain figures representing peace and harmony. Dehua ware, Fujian province. Height: 4 1/4 in. Ching Dynasty, 17th century.
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0046296
CHINA: FUJIAN MAP, 1662.
Engraved map of the province of Fujian, China, also showing the Strait of Taiwan and part of Taiwan (Formosa) from Jan Blaeu's 'Atlas Major' published in Amsterdam in 1662.
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0288766
ASIAN ART.
Saundarananda and Sundari at their toilette, relief from Gurgaon, Haryana, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 1st century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288739
ASIAN ART.
Capital decorated with relief from Khokra Kot, Haryana, India. Indian Civilisation, 2nd century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved
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0251774
FUJIAN, CHINA.
A woman stands in a blossoming, opium poppy field. Maynard Owen Williams.
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0224876
HEALTH.
China - Fujian: Medical staff sending medicine to remote areas - 29.07.1978.
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0241829
INDUSTRY.
China - Xiamen: Female laborers in a garment processing factory - 29.07.1978.
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0288765
ASIAN ART.
Woman getting dressed after a bath, relief from Bhuteshwar, Mathura, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 2nd century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288740
ASIAN ART.
Kubera, the god of wealth, statue from Ahichchatra, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 2nd century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All righ
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0288762
ASIAN ART.
Rishi Sringi in ecstasy at her first sexual experience, relief from the Mathura District, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 3rd century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0412522
ARCHAEOLOGY.
Statue of Buddha (Unesco World Heritage List, 2003), Afghanistan, before being destroyed by the Taliban on 21st March 2001. Kushan and Elphalite civilisation, 3rd-5th century. Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288764
ASIAN ART.
Woman carrying a jar of wine and a bunch of grapes, relief from Bhuteshwar, Mathura, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 2nd century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0288761
ASIAN ART.
Kubera, the god of wealth, statue from Kankalitila, Mathura, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 3rd century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288767
ASIAN ART.
Bodhisattva, a colossal statue from Katra, Mathura, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 1st century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All righ
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0288747
ASIAN ART.
Vasantasena, scene from the house of a courtesan, relief from Mathura, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 2nd century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288873
ASIAN ART.
Harpist and dancer, relief from Butkara, Pakistan. Indian Civilisation, Gandhara period, 1st century BCE-6th century AD. Full Credit: DEA / L. DE MASI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288876
ASIAN ART.
A devotee meeting with the Buddha, relief, India. Indian Civilisation, Kingdom of Gandahara, 2nd century. Full Credit: DEA / L. DE MASI / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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0288996
ASIAN ART.
Buddhist with Yakshini or vegetation genius, shale Greek sculpture, Afghanistan. Gandhara Civilisation, 1st century BC- 3rd century AD. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0429407
ASIAN ART.
Ascetic Buddha, Gandhara art, Pakistani civilization.
Full credit: De Agostini Picture Library / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288877
ASIAN ART.
Child ruler beneath a garland, green schist relief, India. Indian Civilisation, Kingdom of Gandahara. Full Credit: DEA / L. DE MASI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserv
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0288875
ASIAN ART.
A devotee meeting with the Buddha, relief, India. Indian Civilisation, Kingdom of Gandahara, 2nd century. Full Credit: DEA / L. DE MASI / Granger, NYC -- All rights re
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0288746
ASIAN ART.
Vasantasena, scene from the house of a courtesan, relief from Mathura, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 2nd century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288997
ASIAN ART.
Women sleeping, blue shale relief, from Hadda, near Jalalabad, Afghanistan. Detail. Gandhara Civilisation, 1st century BC-3rd century AD. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All rights reserved.
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0289437
ASIAN ART.
Fujian plate depicting a marine theme, Swatow porcelain from Southern China, destined for the South-East Asian market. Chinese Civilisation, Ming dynasty, Wanli reign, 16th-17th century. Full Credit: DEA / G. DAGLI ORTI / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288763
ASIAN ART.
Damsel standing on a dwarf, relief from Snokh, Mathura, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 1st century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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0288745
ASIAN ART.
Chaturmukha (Four-faced Great Black One) Shiva Linga, relief from Mathura, India. Indian Civilisation, Kushan Empire, 2nd century. Full Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH / Granger, NYC -- All Rights Reserved.
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