Dharmapala Thangka CentreSchool of Thangka Painting

Tibetan Iconography

Early Paintings from Central Tibet

Excerpted from Sacred Visions: Early Paintings from Central Tibet,

by Steven M. Kossak and Jane Casey Singer, with an essay by Robert Bruce-Gardner

Copyright 1998 by The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Reprinted by permission

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Style and Technique



Grids and Drawings

Pigments and Paint

The Paintings