Tuesday, 10 June 2014

7 Bodleian thangkas

News from Himalayan Art Resources

Jeff Watt has recently posted photos of 7 Tibetan thangkas
from the Bodleian Tibetan collection
on his Himalayan Art Resources website, based in NYC.

Watt: 'The collection includes three masterworks.'

The HAR site for the thangkas is linked here

On the HAR website, by clicking on images, you can see further detailed photographs of each thangka.

With thanks to Jeff Watt @ HAR,
and Sarah Mitchell @ Ashmolean Museum.

Sunday, 25 May 2014

Snellgrove lecture May 28th 2014 @ SOAS

Professor David Snellgrove, 94, 
will lecture at SOAS on
Wed 28th May,
@ Brunei Gallery room B102,
at 5:15,
as part of the celebrations of the newly endowed
Snellgrove Chair in Tibetan & Buddhist Art.

at the event:

Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Bod Karchak - digitized catalogue of Tibetan manuscripts @ Bod

Coming soon-ish - when the technical people can get it sorted...

(left-click on photo to enlarge it and to clarify the focus)

Saturday, 17 May 2014

Catalogue of Tibetan Manuscripts

Volume 5 of Catalogue of Tibetan Manuscripts joins volumes 1-4.

For links on SOLO:

 All the volumes will be housed together
in Weston Library reading room 
when the refurbished library re-opens in September 2014.