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Tanka of Visíraíãvaní£a

Tanka of Visíraíãvaní£a

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Date: circa 1900-circa 1950
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Type of Resource:
Description:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Abstract:
A Nepalese watercolor painting on cotton that depicts Viśrāvaṇa on a white horse with smaller figures on elephants, a lion, and a tiger in the four corners. Inscriptions in Tibetan on verso.
Physical Description:
1 painting: watercolor on cotton; 89.5 x 58.0 cm. bordered with silk 137 x 82 cm
Host Note:
Other common spellings for Tibetan banner paintings include thangka, thanka, and tangka.
Box:
Box 76
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement.
Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: Tankas
Exhibition Note:
Tanka collection
Object ID: 10563764
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