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Two Arhats: Nagasena and Abheda

Inscription

On obverse, in gold ink, in Tibetan, small inscriptions identifying primary figures (see notebook for transcription).

Provenance

Given to the mfa by the curator's fund in 1959.

Credit Line

Asiatic Curator's Fund

Tibetan, about 18th century

Object Place

Tibet

Accession Number

59.280

Medium or Technique

Colors and gold on cotton with silk brocade, yellow veil, and brass knobs

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings