Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Direction Guardian (Buddhist Deity) - Dhritarashtra (East)

རྒྱལ་ཆེན་རིགས་བཞི། 四大天王
(item no. 57291)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1400 - 1499
Lineages Buddhist
Size 31.50cm (12.40in) high
Material Copper
Collection Private
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: King

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Related Items
Thematic Sets
Tibet: Densatil Monastery Style Sculpture
Tibet: Densatil, Four Guardian Kings
Buddhist Worldly Protector: Virudhaka, Guardian of the South
Tibet: Tsuglakang Temple, Lhasa (Visual Dharma)
Buddhist Deity: Dhritarashtra (Masterworks)
Sculpture: Figurative, Stone Inlay
Buddhist Worldly Protector: Dhritarashtra, Guardian of the East
Buddhist Deity: Virudhaka (Masterworks)