Shakyamuni with 35 Confessional Buddhas

Artist/maker unknown, Tibetan or Mongolian

Geography:
Made in Tibet, Asia
or Mongolia, Asia

Date:
c. 19th century

Medium:
Colors on cloth

Dimensions:
Image: 21 1/2 x 14 inches (54.6 x 35.6 cm) Frame: 21 3/4 x 14 3/4 inches (55.2 x 37.5 cm)

Curatorial Department:
South Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1961-149-4

Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Charles S. Ristine, 1961

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Label:
Buddha Shakyamuni, the Buddha of the Present Earth (world) Cycle, is surrounded by thirty-four Confession Buddhas and his two main disciples, Sariputra and Maudgalyayana. This subject is popular in Tibetan painting and literature.