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Painting

Object Number:89-13-400
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Buddhist
Provenience: Thailand
Section:Asian
Materials:Cloth
Paint
Iconography:Buddha
Mara
Bodhi Tree
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Lyons, Keeper of the Asian Collections, University Museum, 1989

Description

Painting on cloth. Painting of three women and four children dancing before a Buddha image. Buddha is seated in meditation on a throne with a Bodhi tree above him. Flowers in the background and in the air. Yellow border with floral motifs. Seam at bottom and top of painting for hanging. Temptation of Mara's daughters.

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