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The Death of Buddha

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Inscription

On obverse, in Tibetan, in gold, small inscriptions identifying the surrounding scenes.

Provenance

Given to the mfa by Paul and Helen Bernat in 1948.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Bernat

Tibetan, Late 18th century

Object Place

Tibet

Dimensions

67 x 49 cm (26 3/8 x 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

48.274

Medium or Technique

Distemper on cotton

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings