Fragment of a painted frontispiece to the apocryphal Ten Kings of Hell Sutra, showing a donor, identified as Shantongzi by the inscription in the cartouche, holding a scroll, and part of the text. Another fragment from the same frontispiece (OA 1919,0101,0.78) shows Avalokiteśvara and Kṣitigarbha. Ink and colours on paper.

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Thing

Made Of
paper
Type of Thing
繪畫, Chinese, painting
Subject
bodhisattva, hell
Techniques
painted

People

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

Place

About
Hell/Hades
Found In
Qian Fo Dong

Time

Acquired In
1919
Made
10thC
Period/Culture
Five Dynasties

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