Tsong Khapa

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Historical period(s)
1834
Medium
Appliqué using Chinese (Qing) and Russian brocades, leather, pearls, and couching threads (horsehair wrapped in silk with gold foil); with original silk dustcovers, ribbons, and silver-gilt caps on dowel
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 154.9 x 106.7 cm (61 x 42 in) H x W (painting): 81.3 x 59.7 cm (32 x 23 1/2 in)
Geography
Central Tibet, Lhasa
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2017.48
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Costume and Textile, Painting
Type

Thangka

Keywords
thangka, Tibet, Tsongkhapa
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alice S. Kandell

Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement
Copyright with museum