Album of Daoist and Buddhist Themes: Procession of Daoist Deities: Leaf 4

Album, ink on paper | 34.3 x 38.4cm | 1200s

Unknown Artist

Leaf 4 depicts one of the sanguan (Three Officials of Heaven, Earth, and Water) in the Daoist pantheon. These "officials" work as intermediaries between human beings and the bureaucracy of the netherworld. This deity, riding on a lively stee...
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