Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Arhat/Sthavira (Buddhist Elder) - Subhuti (early patriarch)

གནས་བརྟན། 罗汉
(item no. 87029)
Origin Location Tibet
Date Range 1700 - 1799
Lineages Gelug and Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Philadelphia Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Appearance: Arhat

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Subhuti and Kedrb Geleg Pal Zangpo. Both are Panchen Lama pre-incarnations depicted with two figures per composition.

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Incarnation Lineage: Panchen Lama (Nartang Style Composition)
Collection of Philadelphia Museum of Art (Painting)
Teacher: Subhuti (Early Patriarch)