Budong Mingwang (Acala Candamaharosana),
Identification and Creation
Object Number
1958.8
Title
Budong Mingwang (Acala Candamaharosana), "The Immovable One," One of the Five Great Wisdom Kings
Other Titles
Alternate Title: Pu-tung Ming-wang
Classification
Textile Arts
Work Type
hanging scroll
Date
dated 1764
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Culture
Chinese
Physical Descriptions
Medium
'Kesi' thangka mounted as a hanging scroll; silk in tapestry weave with some details painted on the surface in gold and light colors
Dimensions
H. 89.5 x W. 54 cm (35 1/4 x 21 1/4 in.)
silk mounting only: 151.8 x 73.3 cm (59 3/4 x 28 7/8 in.)
mounting, including cord and roller ends: 169.9 x 78.7 cm (66 7/8 x 31 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Morse
Accession Year
1958
Object Number
1958.8
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
Exhibition History

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

Subjects and Contexts

Collection Highlights

Verification Level

2 - Adequate. Object is adequately described but information may not be vetted