Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Shakyamuni Buddha

ཤཱཀྱ་ཐུབ་པ། 释迦牟尼佛
(item no. 23383)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Gelug and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Interpretation / Description

Shakyamuni Buddha.

At the top center is Amitabha Buddha with white Lokeshvara on the left and green Tara on the viewer's right side. At the bottom left is Jowo Atisha and Dromton on the right side.

(See HAR #39 for a similar composition of Shakyamuni Buddha).

Jeff Watt 6-2014

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