Portrait of Tibetan monk Tsugla Gyatso
Height: 64 x Width: 50 x Depth: 35 cm
Height: 25.2 x Width: 19.69 x Depth: 13.78 inches
According to the inscription on the base of this statue, this is a portrait of a Tibetan monk Tsugla Gyatso made shortly after his death, as part of the commemorative rituals. This monk is a renowned reincarnate lama in the Karmapa monastic school, who lived in central Tibet at the Nenang (gNas nag) monastery near Tshurpu, northwest of Lhasa.