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The Great Renunciation of Siddhartha

Date:
20th century
Culture:
Tibet
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
53 1/4 x 28 1/2 in. (135.3 x 72.4 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of the Chogyal and the Gyalmo of Sikkim, 1971
Accession Number:
1971.197
Not on view
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