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Asian Art

Mandala of Bodhisattva of Compassion Avalokiteshvara as Amoghapasha (Unfalling Lasso)

16th century

Ground mineral pigment on cotton

image: 32 × 21 1/4 in. (81.28 × 53.975 cm)
framed: 40 3/4 × 30 in. (103.505 × 76.2 cm)
Gift of Alice and Nasli Heeramaneck in memory of Viola and William B. Arvine
1988.76.14
Geography: 
Tibet, China
Nepal
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Nepalese
Period: 
Katmandu, Bhaktapur and Patan Kingdoms (1484 - 1768)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Alice N. Heeramaneck (née Arvine, 1910–1993) and Nasli Heeramaneck (1902–1971), New York; given to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1988

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.