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August 12, 2009 10:20 AM   Subscribe

The beautiful artwork of the Tibetan people.
posted by hadjiboy (7 comments total) 3 users marked this as a favorite

Rather than being the work of the Tibetan people, the photos in the third link appear to be the work of a Dutch man.
posted by chorltonmeateater at 10:44 AM on August 12, 2009

Could they not think of a shorter, easier-to-remember URL?
posted by Solomon at 10:52 AM on August 12, 2009

Yeah, it's a shame was taken.
posted by echo target at 11:33 AM on August 12, 2009 [1 favorite]

Early Tibetan manuscript covers.
Early portrait painting in Tibet.
Sculptural heritage of Tibet.
Mandala sand painting.
Early Tibetan mandalas.
posted by netbros at 11:52 AM on August 12, 2009

This one has been around for awhile, and has a staggering amount of works.
posted by Burhanistan at 11:59 AM on August 12, 2009

Interesting how much the turquoise, coral and silver jewelry resembles the work of American southwest Indians.
posted by Cranberry at 12:04 PM on August 12, 2009 [1 favorite]

Rubin Museum of Art: Art of the Himalayas
posted by homunculus at 12:54 PM on August 12, 2009

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