Bodhisattvas and monks

Bodhisattvas and monks
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Painting, Wall-painting, 144х101 cm
Origin: China, Xinjiang, Karashar, Shiksha monastery, 8th century
Source of entry: Anthropology and Ethnography Museum, 1931
Exibition: Chinese Art and Culture: 2000 BC - 20th century

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