Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Teacher (Lama) - Panchen Lama 3, Lobzang Palden Yeshe

བླ་མ། 喇嘛
(item no. 796)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Gelug
Size 87.63x54.61cm (34.50x21.50in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc.# P1998.32.3
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Monastic

Gender: Male

TBRC: P168

Interpretation / Description

Lobzang Palden Yeshe, the 3rd Panchen Lama (1738-1780). At the top right is Heruka Vajrabhairava. At the bottom center is the enlightened protector Shadbhuja Mahakala with six hands.

Jeff Watt 1-2003

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