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Adibuddha Samantabhadra with Prajna, Maitreya, Manjushri, Ushnishavijaya and Vajrasattva

Artist/maker unknown, Mongolian or Tibetan

Made in Tibet, Asia
or Mongolia, Asia

c. 19th century

Colors on cloth; cloth mounting

Image: 21 5/8 x 14 1/2 inches (54.9 x 36.8 cm) Mount: 38 x 23 inches (96.5 x 58.4 cm) Frame: 38 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches (97.8 x 62.2 cm)

Curatorial Department:
South Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Gift of Stella Kramrisch, 1959

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In union with his white prajna (partner), this image of the Supreme Buddha, the symbol of the absolute essence of cosmic consciousness, is seated; an alms bowl resting on his hands in the pose of meditation. He is surrounded by images of Bodhisattvas, Buddhas, and goddesses.