Painting of thousand-armed, thousand-eyed Avalokiteśvara, seated centrally, surrounded by figures. On the left side are Bodhisattvas of the Moon (Candraprabha) and Scatterer of Flowers. Fiery-headed Vajra and Blue-faced Vajra on the left and right sides, respectively. Sūryaprabha (Bodhisattva of the Sun) in top-right corner. On bottom register, female donors on the left, male on the right. Ink and colours on hemp with brown silk borders.

An00009029 004 l

Thing

Made Of
hemp, silk
Type of Thing
繪畫, Chinese, painting
Subject
sun/moon, flower, vajra, bodhisattva
Techniques
painted

People

Depicted
Avalokiteśvara, Sūryaprabha, Candraprabha
Found, Excavated, Collected By
Stein, Marc Aurel

Place

Found In
Qian Fo Dong

Time

Acquired In
1919
Made
751-850, circa
Period/Culture
Tang dynasty

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