Buddhist deities (sketch for a manuscript cover)

Historical period(s)
18th century
Paint and ink on paper
Karmagadri style
H x W: 10.2 x 36.8 cm (4 x 14 1/2 in)
Nepal or Tibet
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. H. Robert Slusser
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view


Buddhism, Nepal, Tibet, vajra, WWII-era provenance
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Dr. Mary Shepherd Slusser. A Document on Himalayan Painting. vol. 52, no. 1/2 Washington and Zurich, 1992. pp. 119-130.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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