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Portrait of a Lama in a Landscape

Inscription

On obverse, in Tibetan, at the base of the painting, a long inscription - to be read.

Provenance

Given to the mfa by Elizabeth Day McCormick in 1947.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Tibetan, about 1800?

Object Place

Tibet

Accession Number

47.281

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor and gold on cotton, mounted in silk satin

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings