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Asian Art

Fragment from a tangka

18th century

Distemper and gold on cloth

4 3/4 × 5 1/16 in. (12 × 12.8 cm)
framed: 11 5/16 × 10 5/8 in. (28.8 × 27 cm)
The Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, B.A. 1927, Collection, Gift of Mrs. John D. MacDonald
2001.138.82
Geography: 
Tibet, China
Culture: 
Tibetan
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Vera M. and John D. MacDonald, Boston, Mass. to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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