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    Sale 12168

    Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian Works of Art

    15 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 207

    A Painting of Vairochana Mandala

    TIBET, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Painting of Vairochana Mandala
    Tibet, 18th Century
    With Vairochana at center, white in color, surrounded by deities within concentric circles and along the perimeter of the central square plan, with a dharma wheel topped with a canopy and flanked by banners at each of the entrances in the four directions, all surrounded by retinue figures and various deities with Buddha Shakyamuni at top center
    35 ½ x 25 5/8 in. (89.6 x 65.3 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Private collection, New York, acquired in Hong Kong, 2000


    Literature

    Himalayan Art Resources (himalayanart.org), item no.24115