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Asian Art

Phra Malai’s Journeys to Heaven and Hell

mid-19th century

Ink and opaque watercolor on khoi paper

5 5/8 × 26 × 2 in. (14.29 × 66.04 × 5.08 cm)
Gift of Anthony and Mary Jane Newman
2016.111.1
Geography: 
Thailand
Culture: 
Thai
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Manuscripts
Provenance: 

Major General Alden Kingland Sibley acquired the manuscript in Southeast Asia during the Viernam War; inherited by Frederick Sibley; gift to Anthony Newman, Stamford, CT, in 1991.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.