Tsong Khapa on the Jewel Tree of Refuge

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Historical period(s)
late 18th-early 19th century
Medium
Mineral pigments on sized cotton; Qing brocade, panel of Russian ecclesiastical fabric, silk dustcovers, and original silver caps
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 142.2 x 88.9 cm (56 x 35 in) H x W (painting): 74.9 x 50.8 cm (29 1/2 x 20 in)
Geography
China; Tibeto-Chinese or Tibeto-Mongolian
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Collection
Alice S. Kandell Collection
Accession Number
S2017.52
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 22: Encountering the Buddha
Classification(s)
Costume and Textile, Painting
Type

Thangka

Keywords
Alice S. Kandell Collection, Buddhist personages, China, Mongolia, thangka, Tibet
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Alice S. Kandell

Published References
  • Marylin M. Rhie Robert A.F. Thurman. A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection. New York and London. V-1, 198-199.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum