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    Sale 12291

    Chinese Ceramics, Works of Art and Textiles Part I

    9 November 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 354

    A THANGKA OF HVASHANG AND TWO GUARDIAN KINGS AND A THANGKA OF FOUR ARHATS

    18TH-EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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    A THANGKA OF HVASHANG AND TWO GUARDIAN KINGS AND A THANGKA OF FOUR ARHATS
    18TH-EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    The first depicts the patron Hvashang playing with children together with two Guardian Kings, Dhritarashtra and Virudhaka. The other thangka depicts four arhats, Kanakavatsa, Vajripatra, Kanaka Bharadvaja and Bhadra, seated in a mountainous landscape.
    The larger thangka, 27.¾ in. x 19 in. (70.5 cm. x 48.2 cm.), brocade border, framed and glazed


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