Monday, April 17, 2006

The Three Pure Ones

This painting depicts the assembly of Taoist gods and Celestial Worthies (The Three Pure Ones).

Top row: The Three Pure Ones, with the Jade Emperor on their left, and the Master of the Saints on their right. The inscriptions below them reads, “ rich abundance of the five grains ” and “ the incense gate prosperity“.

Copyright 2004 Brown University
The Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology


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