|Native Name||Thangka (uncertain)|
|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||17th Century - 18th Century|
Eight Buddhist Symbols
|Inscription Language:||Tibetan Language|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Viginier of Paris; Avery Fund, 1924|
|Other Number:||CG94-1-77 - Found in Collection Number|
Painting with ink and opaque pigment on silk backed with heavy paper. Tibetan Lama painting of various offerings to a deity. Devis bearing the eight Buddhist emblems and the 'offerings of the five senses'; Brahma and other (Hindu) deities bearing other offerings; personifications of the seven jewels; and (in lower corners) the 'seven personal jewels'. In center, an altar with usual fittings, and at bottom a basin of jewels. Typical Tibetan technique. Inscription in modern Tibetan on back.
|[Catalogue] Royal Academy of Arts. 1935. Catalogue of the International Exhibition of Chinese Art.. London. Royal Academy of Arts. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: Pg. 206, No. 2402; Pg. 220, 2402 (illustration)||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
|[Article] Fernald, Helen E. 1926. "Ancient Chinese Musical Instruments". The Museum Journal. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. XVII. no. No. 4. pg. 325-371 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 325-371||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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