The golden Buddha of healing surrounded by seven Medicine Buddhas with Shadakshari below flanked by Manjushri and Vajrapani.
Blanche Christine Olshak and Geshé Thupten Wangyal, London, 1987, p. 64
Hugo E. Kreijger, Tibetan Painting, The Jucker Collection, Boston, 2001, p. 38, no. 5.
Compare the halos, clouds and flowers with a Pancharaksha thangka dated 1662 now in the British Museum; see Pal, 1969, p. 28, fig. 14. Compare also two seventeenth century examples of gold on red ground tsalthang thanka in very similar style; see Rhie and Thurman, 1999, pp. 255-6, no. 66 and pp. 412-3, no. 159.
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