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Behind the Himalayas: Paintings of Mustang

January 31, 1999 – September 26, 1999

Museum: Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

Location: Sublevel 1

Australian architect and artist Robert Powell uses in his watercolors the same blazing colors found on the buildings of Mustang, a territory that thrusts northward from Nepal into Tibet.

Accompanying Book: Earth, Door, Sky, Door: Paintings of Mustang by Robert Powell