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General Therapeutic Principles

20th century

Tangka, ink and color on textile

without mounting: 30 9/16 × 25 3/8 in. (77.7 × 64.5 cm) with mounting: 48 1/16 × 44 5/16 in. (122 × 112.5 cm)
Gift of Sherwin B. Nuland, M.D. 1955
2003.74.1
Geography: 
Tibet, China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Tibetan
Period: 
Contemporary
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Given to Dr. Nuland by Sam Litzinger who purchased it (in Nepal?).

Bibliography: 

John F. Avedon, The Buddha’s Art of Healing: Tibetan Paintings Rediscovered (New York: Rizzoli International Publications, Inc., 1998).

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.