|Date Range||1500 - 1599|
|Material||Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton|
|Collection||Museum of Fine Arts, Boston|
Tara Removing Suffering: number 19 from the set of Twenty-one Taras according to the system of Dipamkara Atisha.
"...Tara Purifying Suffering, white in colour. The right [hand is in the gesture] of supreme generosity with the palm holding a vase purifying suffering. The left [hand holds] an utpala [flower]. Seated atop a lotus and moon." (Collection of All Methods of Accomplishment. Volume 3, folio 575).
Inscription: 'Homage to Holy Tara Removing Suffering!'
Jeff Watt 5-2021
Front of Painting
English Translation of Inscription: Homage to Holy Tara Removing Suffering!
Wylie Transliteration of Inscription: rje btsun ma sdug bsngal sel ba'i sgrol ma la na mo.
Reverse of Painting
Special Features: (Printed script (Uchen))