• Indian and Southeast Asian Art auction at Christies

    Sale 2300

    Indian and Southeast Asian Art

    23 March 2010, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 235

    A Silver, Copper, and Parcel-Gilt Bronze Group of Chakrasamvara and Vajrayogini

    TIBET, 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Silver, Copper, and Parcel-Gilt Bronze Group of Chakrasamvara and Vajrayogini
    Tibet, 18th Century
    Striding in alidhasana on two prostrate figures over a gilt double-lotus base with beaded rims, Chakrasamvara in silver and gazing down to Vajrayogini rendered in copper, both faces with remains of cold gold and polychromy, the base sealed and incised with a double-vajra
    4 5/8 in. (11.7 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in Hong Kong between 1995-1999


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