|Origin Location||Central Tibet|
|Date Range||1800 - 1899|
|Lineages||Gelug and Buddhist|
|Material||Ground Mineral Pigment, Fine Gold Line on Cotton|
|Collection||Rubin Museum of Art|
|Catalogue #||acc.# P1994.12.2|
Vairochana Buddha and accompanying iconographic scenes - based on the Heruka Galpo Tantra. This image appears as a mural in the private quarters of the Dalai Lama in the Potala Palace.
(See the publication Precious Deposits, Historical Relics of Tibet, China, Volume 4 Qing Dynasty. Pages 106-113, figures 42-46).
Jeff Watt 5-2009
Front of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: [No inscriptions on the front].
Reverse of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: [Four line verse including mantras on the back].
Special Features: (Printed script (Uchen))