Woodblock print in the shangtu xiawen format (illustration above, text below). The top part shows the Bodhisattva Mañjuśrī seated on a lion with attendants, flanked by two inscribed cartouches, one on the right identifying him and one on the left with a dedication. The bottom part contains a prayer. Printed in ink on paper. (For similar images, see OA 1919,0101,0.235, 236 and 237).

An00010418 003 l

Thing

Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
print, ["印刷品", "Chinese"]
Subject
attendant, mammal, bodhisattva
Techniques
woodcut

People

Depicted
Manjusri
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Stein, Marc Aurel

Place

Found In
Qian Fo Dong

Time

Acquired In
1919
Made
10thC
Period/Culture
Five Dynasties

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