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    Sale 5102

    Asian Art

    12 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 929

    A Tibetan Thangka of Akshobhya, 16th/17th Century

    Price Realised  


    A Tibetan Thangka of Akshobhya, 16th/17th Century
    painted and gilt on cloth depicting one of the Dhyana Buddhas, his right hand in bhumisparsa, the other holding a vajra, seated on a lotus base and before a blue and gilt mandarla, surrounded by a multitude of seated Buddhas on a deep red ground -- 24.5in. x 16 3/8in. (62.5cm. x 31.5cm.) framed and glazed.

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