Himalayan Art Resources

Item: King - of Shambhala

རྒྱལ་པོ། 国王
(item no. 693)
Origin Location Eastern Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Buddhist
Size 73.66x53.34cm (29x21in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc.# P1998.13.1
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: King

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Holding a dogwood fruiting tree branch (?).

Secondary Images
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Thematic Sets
Painting Style: Kham Region (Kham-ri)
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Collection of Rubin Museum of Art: Painting Gallery 5
Kings: Shambhala (Palpung Misc.)
Kings: Shambhala (Set 10)
Painting Style: Regional