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The Buddha, Sakyamuni, surrounded by biographical scenes
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The Buddha, Sakyamuni, surrounded by biographical scenes

The Buddha, Sakyamuni, surrounded by biographical scenes

Medium:
Color and gold on linen
Dimensions:
H x W: 81.3 x 43.3 cm (32 x 17 1/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Tibet
Topic:
Buddhism, worship, stupa, halo, Tibet, preaching, Shakyamuni, mandorla, gold, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
18th-19th century
Accession Number:
F1905.69
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1905 Miss Marie Louise Nordlinger (Mrs. Marie Meyer-Riefstahl) (1876-1961), Manchester, England, Paris, France, and New York, NY, to 1905 [1] From 1905 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Miss Marie Louise Nordlinger in 1905 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 498, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1. [3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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