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    Sale 2271

    Indian and South East Asian Art: Including Highlights from the Star Collection

    20 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1418

    A Thangka of Lama Nyamme Sherab Gyaltsen in the Field of Accumulation of Merit

    TIBET, 19TH CENTURY

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    A Thangka of Lama Nyamme Sherab Gyaltsen in the Field of Accumulation of Merit
    Tibet, 19th century
    Enthroned on a lotus before a blue and orange aureole, the left hand supporting a begging bowl and the right holding the stem of a lotus, wearing a lotus hat and yellow and red robes with golden floral motifs, accompanied by further figures and Bon deities beneath rainbow arches
    Opaque pigments and gold on textile
    41 x 25½ in. (104 x 64.8 cm.)


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