Padmasambhava seated on a lotus, holding a vajra and skull bowl, surrounded by figures of pantheon. The Eight Principal Manifestations of Padmasambhava are at the top. To the right and left of the central figure are the two principal consorts: Mandarava and Yeshe Tsogyal. At the bottom center is a meditational deity with a retinue of eights figures.
Purchased from Alexander Scott, 1914
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914)
Sex: A History in 30 Objects (17 Oct 2015 - 31 Jul 2016)
[Article] Bishop, Charles W. 1914. Tibetan Sacred Art. The Museum Journal. Volume V (No. 4): 189-205. : Page/Fig./Plate: 189-205
[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East. : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 14
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