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Buddha, resisting the demons of Mara, who are attempting to prevent him from attaining enlightenment, as angels watch from above. Lithograph.

Date
[between 1800 and 1899?]
Reference
580096i
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Publication/Creation

[Sri Lanka], [between 1800 and 1899?]

Physical description

1 print : lithograph, with gold ink ; image 43.3 x 63.3 cm

Lettering

Mara's battle

Lettering note

Lettering in Sinhalese and English below the image and in English on verso saying that these pictures were bought from Ceylon

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 580096i

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Languages

  • Sinhalese
  • English

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