Robert Nelson Linrothe

  • Source: Scopus
1984 …2020

Research activity per year

If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Personal profile

Research Interests

Professor Linrothe's interests are in the history and development of Himalayan Buddhist art and material culture, esoteric Buddhist art, Buddhist art and theory, and esoteric Buddhism in East, South, and Southeast Asia. His research is mainly based on fieldwork in Ladakh and Zangskar.

Education/Academic qualification

Art History, PhD, The University of Chicago

… → 1992

Art History, MA, The University of Chicago

… → 1984

Art History, BA, University of Minnesota Duluth

… → 1983

Research interests

  • Buddhist Art of Kashmir
  • Buddhist art of the Himalayas
  • Monastic painting in Amdo
  • Pre-modern art of Ladakh and Zangskar


Dive into the research topics where Robert Nelson Linrothe is active. These topic labels come from the works of this person. Together they form a unique fingerprint.
  • 1 Similar Profiles


Recent external collaboration on country/territory level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots or