Buddhist incense-offering goddesses (possibly Dhupa)

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Historical period(s)
ca. 1450-1500
Medium
Opaque watercolor on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 34.3 x 23.2 cm (13 1/2 x 9 1/8 in)
Geography
Central Tibet, Probably Tsang Province
Credit Line
Long-term loan from the Smithsonian American Art Museum; gift of John Gellatly, 1929.8.584
Collection
Gellatly collection
Accession Number
LTS1985.1.584
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Painting

Keywords
Buddhism, Gellatly collection, Tibet
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Mary Slusser. The Spice Goddesses: Notes on a Tibetan Painting. vol. 46. pp. 53-62.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Whistler's Neighborhood
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Non-exclusive license