12 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 375
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A Tibetan Thangka of Shadaksari Avalokitesvara, 19th/20th Century
painted on cloth with the central figure seated in dhyanasana, the primary hands in namaskar mudra, the others variously holding a lotus spray and prayer beads, seated before a vibrant orange and blue mandarla, surrounded by deities and monks before similar mandarlas and upon grass green ground -- 35.5in. x 21 3/8in. (77.7cm. x 54.3cm.).
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