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Buddha Shakyamuni with Scenes of his Life

Inscription

On obverse, in both upper and lower sections, small inscriptions in Tibetan, probably identifying scenes - to be read.

Provenance

Given to the mfa by Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Bernat in 1948 .

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Bernat

Tibetan, 18th–19th century

Object Place

Tibet

Accession Number

48.273

Medium or Technique

Distemper on cotton, mounted with silk brocades in the Chinese manner

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings