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Asian Art

Manuscript Folios

ca. 15th century

Black paper with white and gold ink

sheet (1): 8 × 25 3/4 in. (20.3 × 65.4 cm)
sheet (2): 7 3/4 × 27 5/8 in. (19.7 × 70.2 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2017.54.15.1-.2
Geography: 
Tibet, China
Culture: 
Tibetan
Classification: 
Works on Paper - Manuscripts
Provenance: 

With Kapoor Galleries, New York, by 2010; sold to the Rubin-Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, Conn., November, 2010; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 2017

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.