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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 599

    A bronze figure of a protector deity

    TIBET, 14TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A bronze figure of a protector deity
    Tibet, 14th Century
    The wrathful protector striding in alidhasana over a prostrated figure atop a lotus base, holding a sword and lasso in his upper hands, wearing a tigerskin and coiled snakes, his face in a fierce countenance with bared fangs and three bulging eyes, his hair rising in a flaming bun centered by Amitabha
    5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private Connecticut Collection