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Painted Banner (Thangka) of Vajriputra, One of the Sixteen Great Arhats

A scene in green, orange, and blue depicts a large robed figure seated prominently in the foreground, a small standing figure beside him, and a tiny, seated, floating figure above him, mountains in the background.
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  • A scene in green, orange, and blue depicts a large robed figure seated prominently in the foreground, a small standing figure beside him, and a tiny, seated, floating figure above him, mountains in the background.

Date:

late 17th/early 18th century

Artist:

Chinese or Tibetan

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Tibeto-Chinese

Title

Painted Banner (Thangka) of Vajriputra, One of the Sixteen Great Arhats

Place

Tibet (Object made in)

Date

1675–1725

Medium

Pigment and gold on silk and cotton

Dimensions

102 × 61.5 cm (40 1/8 × 24 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Alsdorf Foundation, Margaret Gentles, Frederick and Nathalie Gookin, Samuel M. Nickerson, Russell Tyson funds; Ardith Lauerman endowment

Reference Number

1997.54

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