JAIC 1986, Volume 25, Number 2, Article 5 (pp. 97 to 103)
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JAIC 1986, Volume 25, Number 2, Article 5 (pp. 97 to 103)

NOTES ON THE TECHNIQUE OF TIBETAN THANGKAS

ANN SHAFTEL


ABSTRACT—The purpose of this discussion is to present the general characteristics of Tibetan thangka paintings and the forms of damage to which they are susceptible.

Article Sections:

1. INTRODUCTION AND DESCRIPTIVE HISTORY
2. MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES
3. TYPES OF DAMAGE
4. SUMMARY
a: References
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