Asian Art

Third Dalai Lama, Sonam Gyatso (1543–1588)

19th century

Tangka, opaque watercolor and ink on cloth

image: 26 1/4 x 16 3/8 in. (66.675 x 41.593 cm) framed: 33 1/8 x 23 1/4 in. (84.138 x 59.055 cm)
Gift of Alice and Nasli Heeramaneck in memory of Viola and William B. Arvine
1988.76.1
Culture: 
Tibetan
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Geography: 
Tibet, China
Status: 
On view
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