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Painted Banner (Thangka) of the Avalokiteshvara Incarnation of the Rain God Rato Matsyendranatha

A work made of opaque watercolor on textile.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of opaque watercolor on textile.

Date:

18th/19th century

Artist:

Nepal

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Painted Banner (Thangka) of the Avalokiteshvara Incarnation of the Rain God Rato Matsyendranatha

Place

Nepal (Artist's nationality:)

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1701–1900

Medium

Opaque watercolor on textile

Dimensions

132 × 102 cm (52 × 40 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Bertha Evans Brown Endowment

Reference Number

1995.201

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