Himalayan Art Resources

Collection of Dr. David Nalin

Dr. David Nalin | Private Collections

List of Art Works & Region of Origin:
- Jataka Stories (1 of 11 paintings)
- Lamrim Set (4 of 33 ? paintings)
- Arhat Set 1 (3 of 23 paintings)
- Arhat Set 2 (1 of 7 paintings)
- Mahasiddha Set (1 of 11 paintings)
- Milarepa Life Story Set (1 of 19 paintings)
- Tsongkapa Life Story Set (2 of 15 paintings)
- 3rd Panchen Lama Set (1 of 5 paintings)
- Textile Sets
- Initiation Cards

Dr. David Nalin has been collecting Asian art since the mid 1960s and there are several art publications highlighting his collection. For Himalayan art see the publication Artful Beneficence, Selections from the David R. Nalin Himalayan Art Collection. Melissa R. Kerin. Rubin Museum of Art, New York, 2009.

At least fifteen of the compositions belong to painting sets. Five of the compositions belong to at least two different textile sets. There are eight paintings that are individual works and not part of a set.

Jeff Watt 5-2015

*** The Himalayan Art Resources website cannot confirm or guarantee that all or any of these objects, depicted under a named Private Collection, currently reside or still remain within that collection. ***