Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Shakyamuni Buddha - Life Story

ཤཱཀྱ་ཐུབ་པ། 释迦牟尼佛
(item no. 88902)
Origin Location Tibet
Lineages Buddhist
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Santa Barbara Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Person

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Shakyamuni Buddha narrative scene depicting his passing into mahaparinirvana from a nine painting set. (See the Twelve Deeds Outline).

Related Items
Thematic Sets
Shakyamuni Buddha: Life Story #9 Parinirvana
Collection of Santa Barbara Museum of Art (Painting)