Painted wooden panel - resting Buddha
This is a scene from the Jataka, the story of Prince Vessantara, who was the pre-incarnation of Buddha. He is shown here resting with his wife Maddi under a tree. Scenes from the Jataka are frequently depicted in Buddhist temples, and this is a classic example of the style. It is painted on a wooden offcut and comes with a hook on the back ready to hang.
width 19 cm (7.5") height 23 cm (9") thickness 2 cm (0.75")