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  • 8. Two Mahasiddhas and Two Sakya-pa Monks, ca. 1400 a.d. Tanka: gouache on cotton, H. 28 in., w. 26', in.

    opposite: 7. Arhat Lam bstan (Panthaka). Fourteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, H. 25 V4 in., W. 19'

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    9. Mi ak'rugs pa (Aksobhya) in his Abhirati Heaven. Early fifteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 58 'A in., w. 49 in.

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  • io. Mandala of Vajranairatma. 1479 a.d. Gouache on cotton, h. 59s;, in., w. 38':, in.

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  • io. (detail) Mandala of Vajranairatma. 1479 a.d. Gouache on cotton, H. 59 6/le in., w. 38%. in.

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  • ii. Thousand-armed Kuan-yin. Fifteenth century (China). Tempera on cloth, H. 54'/,. in., w. 31% in.

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  • 12. Vajrabhairava. ca. 1500 a.d. Gouache on cotton, h. 39H in., w. 3254 i.

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  • 13- The Life of Mila-repa. Early sixteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 51 ', in., w. 41 ' in.

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  • 14- Mandala ofbDe-mchog (Samvara). Sixteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 16% in., w. 13% in.

    opposite: 15. Jataka Tales, ca. 1600 a.d. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 28 in., w. 19 in.

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  • J&. "^17. Mahasiddhas. Early seventeenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 27% in., w. 18% in.

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  • 19- Atlsa. ca. 1700 a.d. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 26% in., w. 17^ in

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  • 20. The Life of the Buddha. Early eighteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 35 in., w. 22 in.

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  • 21. Episodes from the life of Gcsar of Ling. Early eighteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, H. 32S in., w. 23 Y*

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  • 22. Rab abyor. First halfofeighteenth century. Tanka: wood block print, with color, on cloth, h. 27%s in.w. 16 Vz in.

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  • 23. Jataka Tales, ca. 1750 a.d. Tanka: gouache on cotton, H. 32V, in., w. 20:

    ,

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  • 24. Bhaisajyaguru. ca. 1750 a.d. Tanka: gouache on cotton, H. 30'/2 in., w. 25 m.

    opposite: 26. mGon po (Mahakala). Eighteenth century. Tanka: gouache on linen, h. 3 5 Me i., w. 24% in.

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  • 27. bSe'i khrab can. Eighteenth century. Tanka: color on silk, h. 27?i in., w. 20 y2 in.

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  • 28. Life of the Buddha. Late eighteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, H. 21% in., w. 15 3 , in.

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  • 29. Jataka Tale. Late eighteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 27% in., w. i7 6/i 9 in.

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  • 30. Jataka Tales. Late eighteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 27?;, in., w. i7 5 , fa.

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  • 32. rGyan-tshogs (Sets ofOrnaments). Eighteenth century. Tempera on linen, h. 26 in., w. 381

    , in.

    opposite: 31. King Trhisong-dctsen. Eighteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 34s, in., W. 24% in.

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  • 32. (detail) rGyan-tshogs (Sets ofOrnaments). Eighteenth century. Tempera on linen, H. 26 in., w. 38% m.

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  • 33- rGyan-tshogs (Sets ofOrnaments), ca. 1800. Tanka: gouache on linen, h. 36s

    ', in., w. 25%, in.

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  • 34. Mandala of Vasudhara. Dated 1829 A.D. Tanka: gouache on cotton, H. 33 'A in., w. 24% in.

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  • 35- mGon-po (Mahakala). Early nineteenth century. Tanka: gouache on cotton, h. 21 '/ in., w. 16% in.

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  • 36. rGyan-tshogs {Sets of Ornaments). Nineteenth century. Color on linen, H. i75/ie in., w. 12% in.

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  • 37- The hell of gShin-rje (Yama). Nineteenth century. Painting: gouache on linen, H. 17% in., w. i2\ in.

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    38. sGrol-dkar (White Tara). Nineteenth century. Tanka: gouache on linen, h. 29 ft ., w. 19%! JK.

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  • 39- Temple Hanging. Nineteenth century. Embroidered silk applique, l. 45 ft., 5 in., d. 40-53 in.

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    40. Chos-gyal (Yama). Early twentieth century. Embroidered tanka, h. 97% in., w. 55 Y in.

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  • 41. Buddha. Eighth-ninth century (Kashmir, India). Gilt bronze, h. 38V8 in.

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  • 42. P'yag na rdo rje (Vajrapani). Eleventh-twelfth century. Bronze with 43. sPyan-ras-gzigs (Avalokitesvara). Eleventh-twelfth cen-

    gold paint, H. 6 6/i6 in. tury. Bronze, H. 9 in.

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  • 44- sPyan-ras-gzigs (Avalokitesvara). ca. 1300 a.d. Brass, 46. Hp'ags-pa-spyan-ras-gzigs (Eleven-headed Avalokitesvara). Four-

    with paint, h. 12 in. teenth century. Brass with gold paint, H. 13 V2 in.

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  • 47- bYams-pa (Maitreya). ca. 1600 a.d. Gilt bronze, H. 25^in. (including base).

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  • 49- Hayagriva. Eighth century (India or Nepal). Copper,H. 12 in.

    50. Chorten. Eleventh century. Bronze, h. 6%e in.

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  • 51. Prajiiaparamita. Thirteenth century. Gilt bronze, H. 8 in. 52. A Bodhisattva. Thirteenth-fourteenth century (?). Giltbronze, with paintedface, H. 7 He in.

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  • 53- Buddha Yuddhajaya. Thirteenth century. Gilt bronze, h. 8 i4 in.

    54. Savari. Fourteenth century. Bronze, H. 3 M in.

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  • 55- Vasya-Vajravarahi. Fourteenth century. Gilt bronze, H. 14 in.

    S6. Miak'rugs psi(Aksobhya). Fifteenth century. Bronze,n. SV* in.

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  • 57- The Buddha. Fifteenth century. Silver with gilt paint, h. 8%in.

    58. sPyan-ras-gzigs(Avalokitesvara). ca. 1500 a.d. Giltbronze,

    with paint and inlay, H. 6/ in.

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    above left: 59. Mahamantranusarini. Sixteenth century. Gilt bronze, inlaid

    with stones, h. 11% m.

    above right: 60. sGrol ma (Tara). Sixteenth century. Bronze, with paint, h.

    8Vi in.

    61. Nairatma. Seventeenth century. Gilt bronze, H. 9% in.

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  • 62. Hp'ags-pa-spyan-ras-gzigs (Eleven-headed

    Avalokitesvara). Sixteenth century. Ivory, h. io 5 e in.

    63. Tsho day ser po (Ganesa). Eighteenth century. Bronze, h. 2i lA in.

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  • 64. A Dharmapala. T'ang Period (China) . Gilt bronze, H. 17 in. 65. mGon po (?) (Mahakala). Thirteenth century. Bronze, with paint,h. ii'/4 in.

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  • 66. P'yag na rdo rje (Vajrapani) and his Consort, ca. 1400 a.d.

    Gilt bronze, with paint, H. 11 in. 67. P'yag na r& rje (Vajrapani). Sixteenth century. Silver, h. ioVi in.

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    68. Jambhala. Sixteenth century. Bronze, h. 47

    8 in.

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  • 69. rTa mgrin (Hayagriva). Sixteenth century. Silver, with paint,H. 8 in.

    70. P'yag na rdo rje (Vajrapani) and Consort. Sixteenth century.

    Bronze, with paint, H. I5 ls/i in.

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  • 71. Krsna Yamari. Seventeenth century. Bronze, H. 9K in.

    72. gShin-rje or Chos-gyal (Yama). Seventeenth century. Gilt

    bronze, with paint, h. 14% in.

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  • 73- gShin-rje-gshed (Yamantaka). Seventeenth century. Bronze,

    with paint, H. i4 3/i e in.

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  • 74- Jambhala and his Consort. Seventeenth century. Gilt copper,

    h. 8'/2 in.

    75. dPal ldan lha mo. Seventeenth century. Silver, h. 6yt in.

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  • 76. Pe har. Eighteenth century. Giltbronze, h. 8% in.

    77. White Dragon Mother. Ch'ienLung Period, 173 5-1795 a.d. (China).

    Gilt bronze, H. 6'/2 in.

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  • 78. Jambhala. Eighteenth century. Gilt bronze, H. 6%, in.

    79. Beg tse. Eighteenth century. Bronze, with polychromy, h.

    5 y* in.

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  • 8o. mGon po (Mahakila). ca. 1800 a.d.Gilt bronze, h. 9 yt in.

    81. Kurukulla. Nineteenth century. (Mon-golia). Copper, withpolychromy, H. I4 15 i, in.

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  • 82. Vaisravana (God of Wealth). Nineteenth century (Mongolia). Polychromed copper, H. i$Va in.

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    83. Mahasiddha Heruka. ca. 1400 a.d. Bronze, with

    polychromy, H. 7 in.

    84. Mahasiddha Virbapa (or Virupa) . Fourteenth cen-

    tury. Bronze, with silver, H. 11 in.

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  • 85- Mahasiddha Nag po pa. Fifteenth century. Bronze, with copper

    and silver inlay, H. 8 3/4 in.

    86. Thang Thong Gyalpo. Fifteenth century. Bronze, with paint,

    H. 6M> in.

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  • 87. Arhat Dus ldan (Kalika). Fifteenth century. Gilt bronze, h.6/2 in.

    88. Mila-repa. Sixteenth century. Gilt bronze, H. 13 in.

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    92. Tiw Illuminated Leavesfrom a Prajiiaparamita Manuscript. Thir-teenth century. Gouache on paper, h. j 1 ., in., w. 26 in. (Lower right:detail)

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  • 93. Medicine Sutra; Covers and First Page. Sixteenth century. Gilt wood covers, h. 3 %/., w. i 5 B i 6 in. Page, paper, h.3 3 4 in., w. I5 3/S in.

    94. Illuminated Page from a Prajnaparamita Manuscript. Sixteenth-seventeenth century. Gouache on paper, h. 9> 18 in., w. 26 3 in.

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  • 95- Manuscript Cover, ca. 1600 a.d. Bronze, with gilt and inlaid stones, h. 10 Ylt in., w. 30*1, in.

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    96. Illuminated Folio showing Battle Scene. Seventeenth century. Color on paper, h. 4 3 4 in., w. 23% in.

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    98. Manuscript of Sorcery Manual. Nineteenth century. Color on paper, h. 3> 1/1., l. 15 Vt in.

    99. Book of Drawings. Nineteenth century. Ink onpaper, H. 5% 1/1., w. 4 6/16 t.

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  • ioo. Lamaist Shrine. Sixteenth century. Painted wood and terracotta, H. 34% in., w. 22 in. (exterior)

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  • ioo. Lamaist Shrine. Sixteenth century. Painted wood and terracotta, h. 34% in., w. 22 in. (interior)

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