Sale 18AS01 | Lot 12

Tibetan Thangka of Shakyamuni Buddha

Catalogue: Asian Works of Art

Lot Details

Lot 12
Tibetan Thangka of Shakyamuni Buddha
18th Century
The hanging scroll showing the deity seated in dhaynasana on a lotus dias backed by a double-nimbus, wearing rich red and orange brocade robes and holding an alms bowl in his left hand and the stem of a single lotus flower in his right, surrounded by various scenes in a mountainous landscape accompanied by gilt Sanskrit inscriptions, mounted on embroidered blue silk and linen within a double gold silk frame, the verso consecrated with a long inscription in sanskrit. Image 27 x 18 inches


C Estate of Elsie Shallon

Estimate: $8,000 - $10,000
Sold for $11,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

areas of creasing to image, water damage, losses to painted details in areas, losses to silk and embroidered silk mounting, the verso with water damage


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Estimate: $8,000 - $10,000
Sold for $11,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Asian Works of Art

Mon, Mar 19, 2018 at 10am EDT
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