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Tanka of Lobsang Choíökyi Gyaltsen

Tanka of Lobsang Choíökyi Gyaltsen

Call Number:
Date: circa 1600-circa 1700
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Type of Resource:
Description:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Abstract:
A watercolor painting on cotton that depicts Lobsang Chökyi Gyaltsen wearing yellow and seated on cushions with smaller figures of protective divinities, ten lamas, and Güshi Khan (1582-1655), a Khoshut prince and leader of the Khoshut Khanate. The tanka includes a silk cover.
Physical Description:
1 painting: watercolor on cotton; 64 x 37 cm. bordered with silk brocade 107 x 58 cm.
Host Note:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Box:
Box 41
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Tankas
Exhibition Note:
Tanka collection
Object ID: 10563729
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