Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Arhat/Sthavira (Buddhist Elder) - 16 Elders: Bakula

གནས་བརྟན། 罗汉
(item no. 259)
Origin Location China
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Buddhist
Size 63.50x45.72cm (25x18in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Shelley & Donald Rubin
Catalogue # acc.# P1996.12.2
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Arhat

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Bakula, Elder/arhat.

Reverse of Painting
Special Features: (includes "Om Ah Hum" inscription)

Secondary Images
Related Items
Thematic Sets
Arhat/Sthavira: Main Page & Arhat/Sthavira Appearance (Elder)
Painting Set: Arhats: Single Main Figure
Painting Set: Arhat Set XXXVIII
Collection of Shelley & Donald Rubin
Arhat/Sthavira: Bakula Main Page
Subject: Dragon Page
Subject: Caricature Art