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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 680

    A Thangka of a Vajradhara Yantra

    TIBET, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A Thangka of a Vajradhara Yantra
    Tibet, 18th century
    The yantra composed of triangles and concentric circles filled with golden vessels and dancing deities backed by flaming mandalas set in a green landscape with further deities above and on the riverbanks below
    Opaque pigments and gold on textile.
    23¼ x 16½ in. (59 x 41.8 cm.)


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    Provenance

    Aqcuired in 1993, New York


    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private Connecticut Collection