Bodhisattva MañjusriArtist(s)TibetanArtist NationalityTibetan (culture or style)Object Creation Date20th century (?)Medium & Supportwoodblock print on paperDimensions
25 9/16 in. x 21 1/4 in. ( 65 cm x 54 cm )Credit LineMuseum purchase, Acquisition FundSubject matter
An image of the Manjushri, the bodhisattva of wisdom, shown seated on his lion mount, who in turn rests on a large lotus. Manjusri holds a sword high in his right hand, and a lotus flower in his left hand. A profusion of flowers surrounds the image. In the upper left hand corner is a moon, and in the upper right hand corner, a sun.Physical Description
A woodblock print, with monochromatic black ink. The impression is good, especially given the detail of the design, although the block appears to have been worn at the outside edges.Primary Object ClassificationPrintCollection AreaAsianRights
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