Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Enthroned Four-armed Bodhisattva, Leaf from a dispersed Pancavimsatisahasrika Prajnaparamita Manuscript

Period:
Pala period
Date:
ca. 1090
Culture:
India (Bengal) or Bangladesh
Medium:
Opaque watercolor on palm leaf
Dimensions:
2 3/16 x 22 1/4 in. (5.6 x 56.5 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1955
Accession Number:
55.121.36.5
Not on view
Enthroned four-armed bodhisattva, possibly Amoghapasa, a form of Avalokitesvara, seated with legs crossed (sukhasana), hands raised in dharmacakra mudra, attended by a female devotee.
Related Objects

Krishna Revels with the Gopis: Page from a Dispersed Gita Govinda (Song of the Cowherds)

Date: ca. 1630–40 Medium: Opaque watercolor and silver on paper Accession: 2003.165 On view in:Gallery 251

Shiva as Lord of Dance (Nataraja)

Date: ca. 11th century Medium: Copper alloy Accession: 1987.80.1 On view in:Gallery 240

Child Saint Sambandar

Date: late 11th century Medium: Copper alloy Accession: 2010.230 On view in:Gallery 240

Jain Svetambara Tirthankara in Meditation

Date: first half of the 11th century Medium: Marble Accession: 1992.131 On view in:Gallery 241

Standing Shiva

Date: ca. 13th century Medium: Bronze Accession: 1979.508 On view in:Gallery 240