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Standing Shakyamuni Buddha

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Inscription

On reverse, in red paint, in Tibetan: "Om, ah, hum" three times behind central Buddha

Provenance

Given to the mfa by William Sturgis Bigelow in 1921.

Credit Line

William Sturgis Bigelow Collection

Tibetan, 19th century

Object Place

Tibet

Dimensions

75 x 49 cm (29 1/2 x 19 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.743

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on cotton, mounted with silk brocades and cotton backing with wood dowels

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