Painting of Kṣitigarbha, shown as a monk with shaven head and wearing a patchwork robe (kasaya), holding a vase. Shaven parts of head, chin and upper lip are painted blue. Inscription in cartouche. Ink and colours on silk.

An00000128 001 l

People

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

Place

Found In
Qian Fo Dong

Time

Acquired In
1919
Made
9thC
Period/Culture
Tang dynasty

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