Medium: Colors on palm leaf
Dimensions: 2 x 21 5/8in. (5.1 x 54.9cm)
Accession Number: 86.227.137
Catalogue Description: One of two pages in the collection from a manuscript of the Gandavyuha, a Mahayana Buddhist text narrating the pilgrimage of Sudhana. The text is in Sanskrit. The image on this page represents Sudhana standing holding a lotus in a forest setting (suggested by a tree, a bush, and a reclining deer). Other pages from this manuscript are in several Western museums.