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Mandala of Hevajra

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Inscription

On reverse, in Tibetan, behind each major figure: "Om, Ah, Hum"

Provenance

By 1967, John Goelet, New York, NY (probably purchased in Inida or Nepal in the 1960's); 1967 gift of Goelet to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 13, 1967)

Credit Line

Gift of John Goelet

Nepalese, dated 1461 (Nepal Samvat 581)

Object Place

Tibet

Catalogue Raisonné

Buddhist Arts of Asia: 36 , pg. 110-111

Dimensions

62.2 x 55.8 cm (24 1/2 x 21 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.823

Medium or Technique

Thangka: distemper on cotton, mounted with cotton panels

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Asia

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