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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 1364

    A Gilt Bronze Figure of Rakta Yamari


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    A Gilt Bronze Figure of Rakta Yamari
    Tibet, 14th century
    Standing in a wide alidhasana with the right heel lifted, holding a sword aloft in his right hand and a skull cup in the left while embracing his consort, his fierce face with three bulging eyes gazing at her, she with her left leg around his waist, her left arm around his neck and a flaying knife in her right, both with remains of pigment in their hair
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high

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