Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama) - Tsongkapa

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 57040)
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

Appearance: Monastic

Gender: Male


Interpretation / Description

Tsongkapa Life Story from a larger set of probably fifteen paintings.

Reverse of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: [Numerous inscriptions describing the major narrative vignettes on the front of the painting]

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Subject: Narrative Sets, Side Figure
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