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6 Buddha Sakyamuni

Identifier: M358.01.00008


Buddha Sakyamuni Applique from the Thangde Gatsal Collection on Thangka Buddhist Art. Applique shows a large view of Gautama Buddha in a sitting position with a dark background. Flowers, clouds, and mountains serve as background images. In the foreground are scenes involving animals.


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Digital Repository

6 Buddha Sakyamuni

Language of Materials

From the Collection:

Materials in English and Sanskrit.


From the Collection: 6,902 Files

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection contains roughly 6,000 digitized paintings and drawings as well as photographs depicting the artists. Because of the size of many of the paintings, close-up views are sometimes provided. It also contains a digital book describing the historical and religious significance of the artwork and providing context for the paintings in the collection.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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