Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Arhat/Sthavira (Buddhist Elder) - 16 Elders: Kanakavatsa

གནས་བརྟན། 罗汉
(item no. 74307)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1300 - 1399
Lineages Buddhist
Size 57x44cm (22.44x17.32in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection The British Museum
Catalogue # 1955.4-16.029
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Arhat

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

W. Zwalf (ed.), Buddhism: art and faith (London, The British Museum Press, 1985), p. 138, no. 191