About this object

A piece of tracing paper, drawn on to which is a tracing of Abheda, the 16th of the 16th Arhats. He is walking in a Chinese landscape with a building holding a chaitya or stupa.

Object specifics

  • Type
  • Culture
  • Artist/Maker
    Irma Bailey
  • Place made
    Asia: Southern Asia: India: Sikkim
  • Date made
    1921 - 1928
  • Materials
    Pencil; Paper Plant
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    From the Collection of Frederick Marshman and Irma Bailey
  • Collector
    Irma Bailey
  • Place collected
    Asia: Southern Asia: India: Sikkim
  • Date collected
    1921 - 1928
  • Measurements
    663 mm x 495 mm
  • Note
    This appears to be taken from a Palpung or Situ Panchen school thangka painting.
  • Related people
    Irma Bailey (Artist/maker, collector)

Where is this object from?

Object view = Humanities
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