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Tanka of Níàag-dbaníà-blo-bzaníà-rgya-mtsho

Tanka of Níàag-dbaníà-blo-bzaníà-rgya-mtsho

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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 Ṅag-dbaṅ-blo-bzaṅ-rgya-mtsho, probably in Potala Palace and accompanied by musicians, with other human figures in the foreground. Inscription in Tibetan on verso.
Physical Description:
1 painting: watercolor on cotton; 65 x 50 cm. bordered with silk 87 x 79 cm.
Host Note:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Box:
Box 46
Rights:
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Tankas
Exhibition Note:
Tanka collection
Object ID: 10563734
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