Menri School

School of Tibetan painting that originated in the early 15th century with an artist known as Menla Töndrup. It maintained the simplicity and spaciousness of the Kadam school while placing greater emphasis on rich detail, a result of Persian influence.

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Menri School
later classical school
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Menri-school Dutch
Escuela de Menri Spanish
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School of Tibetan painting that originated in the early 15th century with an artist known as Menla Töndrup. It maintained the simplicity and spaciousness of the Kadam school while placing greater emphasis on rich detail, a result of Persian influence.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300018855. The J. Paul Getty Trust.