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Tanka of Avalokitesívara

Tanka of Avalokitesívara

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Date: circa 1800-circa 1850
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Description:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Abstract:
An Tibetan watercolor painting on cotton that depicts Avalokiteśvara accompanied by celestial scenes and divinities, as well as a figure of a Tibetan king.
Physical Description:
1 painting: watercolor on cotton; 76 x 48 cm. bordered with silk brocade 133 x 76 cm.
Host Note:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Box:
Box 16
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Tankas
Exhibition Note:
Tanka collection
Object ID: 10563704
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