Narrative Scroll depicting Scenes from the Svayambhupurana

Narrative Scroll depicting Scenes from the Svayambhupurana

Narrative Scroll depicting Scenes from the Svayambhupurana (Primary Title) Bilampu (Nepalese horizontal painted scroll)

Details

  • Title : Narrative Scroll depicting Scenes from the Svayambhupurana
  • Year : ca. 1876
  • Classification : Paintings
  • Medium : Opaque watercolour on cloth
  • Dimension : Overall: 34 3/8 × 235 in. (87.31 × 596.9 cm)
  • Accession No : Object Number: 91.466
  • Country/ Geo-location : NEPAL
  • Museum : Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
  • Credit Line : Zimmerman Family Collection, Arthur and Margaret Glasgow Fund
  • Status : NOT ON VIEW
  • Exhibition History : 2019: "Dharma and Punya: Buddhist Ritual Art of Nepal", Iris and Gerald B. Cantor Art Gallery, College of The Holy Cross, Worcester, MA, September 5 - December 14, 2019