medical drawing – anatomy, anterior view
ink and paint on paper
Tibet, early 20th cent.
size: 63 x 40 cm.
This is a copy of thangka nr. 7 in the famous series of medical thangkas in Ulan Ude (Buriatya).
Yuri Parfinonovitch, Gyurme Dorje and Fernand Meyer, Tibetan Medical Paintings, Illustrations to the Blue Beryl treatise of Sangye Gyatso (1653-1705), London (Serindia), 1992, Volume One, p. 29-30.