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    Sale 12196

    Living With Art

    26 - 27 July 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 283

    A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A WHITE TARA

    TIBET, FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY

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    A GILT-BRONZE FIGURE OF A WHITE TARA
    TIBET, FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY
    Cast seated in dhyanasana atop a lotus base, her right hand lowered in varadamudra and her left hand raised in vitarkamudra, her body adorned with cast necklaces and her hair and face enhanced with enameling, the base with inset plate incised with a blossom
    9 ½ in. (24.1 cm.) high


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Gifted to the Bass Museum 16 May 1979