Finely painted banner fragment with two scenes from the Life of the Buddha, showing two of the Four Encounters made by Śākyamuni, as he leaves the palace on his white horse: old age (top) and sickness (bottom). Inscribed cartouches on alternate sides of the scenes. Ink and colours on silk.

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