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Tanka of Aksí£obhya

Tanka of Aksí£obhya

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Date: circa 1850-circa 1950
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Description:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Abstract:
A Nepalese watercolor painting on cotton that depicts Akṣobhya surrounded by 516 miniature emanations of himself. All of the figures are outlined in red on gold.
Physical Description:
1 painting: watercolor on cotton; 65.0 x 44.5 cm. borderd with silk brocade 114 x 71 cm.
Host Note:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Box:
Box 9
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Tankas
Exhibition Note:
Tanka collection
Object ID: 10563697
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