Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama) - (multiple figures)

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 155)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1300 - 1399
Lineages Buddhist
Size 44.45x39.37cm (17.50x15.50in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Shelley & Donald Rubin
Catalogue # acc.# P1994.8.12
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Interpretation / Description

Lamas: two Tibetan teachers wearing monastic robes, the hands held in the gesture of teaching. Shakyamuni Buddha is above and two donor figures below.

Jeff Watt 4-2001

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