|Lineages||Gelug and Buddhist|
|Material||Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton|
|Collection||Rubin Museum of Art|
Shakyamuni Buddha (Tibetan: sha kya thu pa, sang gye, English: the Enlightened One, Sage of the Shakya Clan): surrounded by vignettes portraying some of the Twelve Major Deeds of his life.
This composition is likely to be from a three or five painting set.
Sanskrit: Buddha Shakyamuni Tibetan: Sang gye sha kya tu pa
Jeff Watt 11-2005