Wall Hanging Depicting the Death of the Buddha (Paranirvana)

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Wall Hanging Depicting the Death of the Buddha (Paranirvana)

Japan, Meiji period (1868-1912), late 19th century
Textiles; embroidery
Silk with silk- and metallic-thread embroidery
84 1/2 x 69 1/2 in. (214.63 x 176.53 cm)
Gift of Edith Rector Nahas (M.81.223)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

  • Maeder, Edward.  600 Years of Embroidery from the Permanent Collection: 1380-1980.  Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1982.