|Date Range||1800 - 1899|
|Lineages||Gelug and Buddhist|
|Material||Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton|
|Collection||Rubin Museum of Art|
|Catalogue #||The former collection of Mr. & Mrs. Warren Wilds|
Shantarakshita, 8th century.
Art Represented in Art: at the bottom left is Shakyamuni Buddha representing the famous sculptural image in the Jowo Lhakang Temple in Lhasa, Tibet. The figure of the Buddha is also identifiable by the conch shell depicted at the heart of the image. (See a page of detail images).
Jeff Watt 8-2010
Front of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: Inscriptions accompany each narrative vignette.
Reverse of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: Top of brocade mount: right eight.
Special Features: (Printed script (Uchen), includes "Om Ah Hum" inscription)
Collection of RMA: Best of Collection 2
Subject: Art Depicted in Art
Painting Set: Lamrim Lineage Teachers
Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Painting Gallery 4
Subject: Abbot, Acharya and Dharma [King]
Subject: Life Story Paintings (Subjects)
Indian Scholar: Shantarakshita
Subject: Art Depicted in Art (Sculpture - All Images)
Subject: Art Depicted in Art (Paintings of Known Sculpture)
Subject: Painting Inscriptions, Back, Stick
Tibet: Samye Monastery Main Page
Subject: Monastic Shirt (Blue)
Subject: Painting Inscriptions, Back, Direction Notations
RMA: How or Why an Object was Acquired