Aristocratic Ladies

It is not at all uncommon for Tibetan cabinets to feature scenes such as this, more reminiscent of China than Tibet.

In this cabinet the two most prominent panels, the two doors, clearly depict Tibetan scenes. They are surrounded by five panels more reminiscent of China than Tibet. ...Tibet's encirclement by China?

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