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Tibetan monk-scholar: print from inside conch trumpet

Accession Number
1982/2.42B

Title
Tibetan monk-scholar: print from inside conch trumpet

Artist(s)

Object Creation Date
late 18th century - early 19th century

Medium & Support
woodblock print on paper

Dimensions
22 7/16 in x 18 7/8 in (57 cm x 48 cm);31 in x 27 in (78.74 cm x 68.58 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of Donald J. Fredman

Subject matter
A Tibetan monk and scholar, seated on a throne-like dais, with a female attendant

Physical Description
A woodblock print on paper, with large tears at the upper right hand and lower left hand corners, much abraded. Formerly placed insite the conch trumpet 1982/2.42 as a talisman.

Primary Object Classification
Print

Primary Object Type
black and white print

Collection Area
Asian

Rights
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Keywords
Buddhism
Himalayan
portraits

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