Four-Circle Hevajra Mandala
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1967.8
Title
Four-circle Hevajra Mandala
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
15th-16th centuries
Places
Creation Place: South Asia, Tibet
Culture
Tibetan
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Thangka mounted as an album leaf; ink and colors on linen
Dimensions
H. 53.3 x W. 44.5 cm (21 x 17 1/2 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Paul Bernat Fund
Accession Year
1967
Object Number
1967.8
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
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Descriptions
Description
Painted for the Sakya Order; probably from the Ngor Monastery, Tsang, Tibet
Publication History

Francesca Herndon-Consagra, Reflections of the Buddha, exh. cat., Pulitzer Arts Foundation (St. Louis, MO, 2011-2012), p. 26 (installation image); p. 28 (color plate); p. 42, no. 12

Exhibition History

Reflections of the Buddha, Pulitzer Arts Foundation, St. Louis, 09/09/2011 - 03/10/2012

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

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