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Jujaka's wife is ridiculed; she then urges her husband to ask Vessantara for his children, a scene from the next-to-last life of the Buddha (Vessantara Jataka) - side A; Another scene from the next-to-last life of the Buddha (Vessantara Jataka) - side B
Place of Origin: Thailand
Date: 1800-1900
Materials: Paint and gold on cloth
Dimensions: H. 31 1/2 in x W. 23 1/4 in x D. 3 in, H. 80.0 cm x W. 59.1 cm x D. 7.6 cm
Credit Line: Gift from Doris Duke Charitable Foundation's Southeast Asian Art Collection
Department: Southeast Asian Art
Collection: Painting
Object Number: 2006.27.61.3.a-.b
On Display: No

Description

Label:

SIDE A
Other wives pester Jujaka's wife until she (represented a second time) goes crying to her husband.

This painting is inscribed with the name of the chapter it represents and the number of its verses.


More Information

Inscriptions: chuchok 79 phra khatha ("Jujaka" in 79 verses) - side A
Exhibition History: "Emerald Cities: Arts of Siam and Burma" Asian Art Museum, October 23, 2009 - January 10, 2010
Label:

SIDE A
Other wives pester Jujaka's wife until she (represented a second time) goes crying to her husband.

This painting is inscribed with the name of the chapter it represents and the number of its verses.


Inscriptions: chuchok 79 phra khatha ("Jujaka" in 79 verses) - side A
Exhibition History: "Emerald Cities: Arts of Siam and Burma" Asian Art Museum, October 23, 2009 - January 10, 2010