Himalayan Art Resources

Artist: Garu Pandita

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Subjects, Topics & Types:
- Garu Pandita Lobzang Sherab
- Scrollwork Paintings: #8308, #8309
- Nyentog Monastery, Amdo
- Rebkong Town, Amdo
- Masterworks
- Confusions
- Others...

Garu Pandita Lobzang Sherab was both a religious teacher and artist associated with the town of Rebkong in Amdo and specifically with the Nyentog Monastery. A single chapel in the monastery contains murals on three walls and the ceiling attributed to Garu Pandita. A number of scrollwork paintings have also been attributed to the artist who flourished in the 17th and early 18th centuries.

Jeff Watt 1-2019