Harvard-Yenching's 2008 Holiday Greeting Cards Available

December 4, 2008 - Each year since 1998, Harvard-Yenching Library has offered a series of holiday and note cards featuring images from interesting pieces in their collections. The images for the 2008 cards were selected by Ray Lum, Librarian for the Western Languages Collection, and include images from the Tibetan and Mongolian collections.

Both the holiday and note cards cost $12 for a box of 12 cards and envelopes, and are available in Room 115 of the Harvard-Yenching Library, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02138. For more information contact Anna Dunavin at 617-495-3327 or dunavin@fas.harvard.edu

 
Image of the Buddah Sakyamuni, detail
Gold and ink on paper, from the Harvard-Yenching Library Rare Book Collection
 
Detail from a painted board placed atop a loose-leaf Tibetan Sacred book, undated
Harvard-Yenching Library Rare Book Collection