Shakyamuni Buddha with Two Bodhisattvas, Thirty-Five Buddhas of Confession, and Seventeen Arhats (Primary Title)

Unknown (Artist)

ca. 1450-1500
Tibetan
Paintings
thanka
opaque watercolor on cloth
Western Tibet (Guge Kingdom)
Image: 40 1/2 × 34 1/4 in. (102.87 × 87 cm)
Framed: 63 3/8 × 43 7/8 × 2 1/4 in. (160.97 × 111.44 × 5.72 cm)
68.8.119
Not on view
Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection, Gift of Paul Mellon
Linrothe, Rob. Collecting Paradise: Buddhist Art of Kashmir and Its Legacies. New York: Rubin Museum of Art, 2014; fig 3.10, p. 163

Rong-zom Chos-kyi-bzang-po, and Dominic Sur. Entering the way of the great vehicle: dzogchen as the culmination of the Mahāyāna. Boulder: Snow Lion, 2017. Book jacket, color illus.
Marylin M. Rhie and Robert A.F. Thurman, Wisdom and Compassion The Sacred Art of Tibet exhibition catalogue (New York: Abrams, 1991) pp. 80-81, cat. no. 4, ill.
Giuseppe Tucci, Tibetan Painted Scrolls (Bangkok, SDI Publications, 1999) p. 363, no. 18, color pl. 36.

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