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dc.contributor.authorUnknown
dc.date.accessioned2011-02-25T13:45:58Z
dc.date.available2011-02-25T13:45:58Z
dc.date.issued18th C.
dc.identifier.other389
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10920/20229
dc.descriptionFor more information about this work, contact KCollegeArtCollection@kzoo.edu.en_US
dc.descriptionLamaist banner or temple hanging; tempera and gilt on gauze sized with chalk and glue; figure of gold Sakyamuni Buddha seated in Dhyana Asana on lotus dais with legs folded and hands clasping an alms bowl containing flowers; centered below are sacrificial offerings of bowls of fruit while trailing foliage pervades background areas throughout, all issuing from a white peony cresting the principal nimbus; flanked on all sides by symmetrical rows of red taras repeatedly represented in the same Mudra but variously crowned by white, green or blue nimbi; in all a total of 110 subordinate Buddhas in groups separated by stylized cloud forms. Retains old, faded, silk brocade banner mountings and inner borders; cropped to fit in frame of dark blue painted cove molding with gilded edges.
dc.descriptionSino-Tibetan (18th Century)
dc.description.abstractBuddha with 110 subordinate Buddhas seated in stylized cloud forms.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipEthel Everard Penniman Collection of Far Eastern Artifacts
dc.format.extentcomposition 20"W x 30"H
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/jpeg
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherKalamazoo Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesKalamazoo College Art Collection;
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder. All rights reserved.
dc.titleThang-Ka (Tanka); Tempera, gilt on gauze; silk brocade border [389]en_US
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