21 September 2007
This lot is offered without a reserve
A painting of an Om yantra with Jinas
India, Rajasthan, 19th Century
Circular yantra divided into bands filled with text and a large 'om' at center in red, yellow and green, filled with golden enthroned Jinas, a temple structure with text at each corner, and a further temple with footprints next to a Digambara monk seated on a lotus pad in the lower left, all against a pistachio green background and enclosed by a floral border
20 x 20 in. (50.8 x 50.8 cm.)
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All twenty-four tirthankaras are depicted, each identified by his attribute placed before him.
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