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    Sale 12172

    Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Works of Art

    13 September 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 281

    A group of five thangkas

    TIBET, 18TH CENTURY OR LATER

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    Estimate

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A group of five thangkas
    Tibet, 18th century or later
    Depicting:
    (a): Amitabha Buddha in the Pureland
    (b): Eleven-headed Avalokiteshvara (published, pp.42-43, cat.10)
    (c): Shadakshari Avalokiteshvara (published, pp.40-41, cat.9)
    (d): Shakyamuni Buddha
    (e): Tsongkhapa
    Opaque pigments on cloth
    17 ½ x 12 1/8 in. (44.5 x 31 cm.), the smallest
    43 ¼ x 28 ¼ in. (110 x 72 cm.), the largest


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Acquired in the 1980s.


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from the Museum of Korean Buddhist Art


    Literature

    Thangka of Tibet: Beyond Life and Death, Museum of Korean Buddhist Art, Seoul, 2005