Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Arhat/Sthavira (Buddhist Elder) - (multiple figures)

གནས་བརྟན། 罗汉
(item no. 13637)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1600 - 1699
Lineages Gelug and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment, Red Background on Cotton
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Arhat

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

The Elders Ajita (?) and Kalika, arhat/sthavira .

The Thirty-five Confession Buddhas are arranged in the upper portion of the composition. At the lower left is White Tara.

Jeff Watt 2-2019

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Publications
Collection: Sotheby's New York (Painting. March, 2019)

Thematic Sets
Painting Set: Elders, Red Ground (Baylis/Sothebys)