Arhats Ajita, Kalika, and Vanavasin, from a six-part set of Arhat Immortal Thangkas

Historical period(s)
19th century
Mineral pigments on sized cotton
H x W (overall): 144.8 x 78.7 cm (57 x 31 in) H x W (painting): 61 x 34.3 cm (24 x 13 1/2 in)
Central Tibet, Tsang province
Credit Line
The Alice S. Kandell Collection
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
On View Location
Sackler Gallery 26a: The Tibetan Buddhist Shrine Room


Alice S. Kandell Collection, Arhat, Buddhism, thangka, Tibet
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Marylin M. Rhie, Robert A.F. Thurman. A Shrine for Tibet: The Alice S. Kandell Collection. New York and London. I-18c, 84, 87, 91.
Collection Area(s)
South Asian and Himalayan Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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