South Asian Collection, ‘Burmese Buddha; Entering Parinirvana’, ca. 19, Seraphin Gallery

Buddha entering Parinirvana: The iconography of the reclining Buddha represents the Buddha on his mahdaparinivana, the great and final extinction from the cycles of rebirths. The theme of Buddha entering Parinirvana is more common in Burmese works of art than in Thai ones

Collection of James E. Bogle; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Acquired 24 February 1972