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Manuscript Cover with Avalokiteshvara (The Bodhisattva of Infinite Compassion)

Date:
12th century
Culture:
Nepal (Kathmandu Valley)
Medium:
Distemper on wood
Dimensions:
2 3/32 x 17 7/16 in. (5.3 x 44.3 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Richard and Peggy Danziger, 1986
Accession Number:
1986.494.1
Not on view
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