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    Sale 1974

    Indian & Southeast Asian Art

    21 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 613

    A small gilt bronze figure of Tara

    TIBET, 15TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A small gilt bronze figure of Tara
    Tibet, 15th Century
    Seated in lalitasana on a double lotus base, her left hand raised in vitarka mudra and her right lowered in varada mudra, wearing a diaphanous dhoti incised with flowers, necklaces, armlets and a tiara, richly gilt overall, the base sealed
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Acquired in 1990, France


    Pre-Lot Text

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