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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 671

    A Thangka of Vajrabhairava

    TIBET, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Thangka of Vajrabhairava
    Tibet, 18th century
    The wrathful deity standing over a golden lotus thrown backed by a flaming mandala, with Lama Tsongkapa and his two principle disciples at top, Vaishravana riding a lion at upper left and Dorje Setrab riding a horse at upper right, Pal Lhamo and Padama Sangye at either side, Yama Dharmaraja, white Pehar, Mahakala, Dorje Shugden, and Shri Devi Magzor Gyalmo at bottom
    Opaque pigments and gold on textile
    25 x 16½ in. (63.5 x 42 cm.)


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