This Art Edition comes with a large-scale reproduction of a mural depicting Buddha Shakyamuni, limited to just 40 copies. Printed in 8 colors on plaster and hand-gilded with 24-karat gold, this piece evokes all the overpowering radiance of its centuries-old original. The result is a work of breathtaking beauty and a truly immersive experience of the World Heritage landmarks preserved in our SUMO.
Art Edition (No. 1–40), with a hand-gilded print on plaster Buddha Shakyamuni, Gyantse Kumbum (ca. 1420), in a handmade hardwood frame with 24-karat gold. This artwork comes with the limited-edition SUMO, signed by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, and the Shigeru Ban bookstand.
Signature: Signed by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama