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Lot of Tibetan Sutra

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
960
Sold for:
$563$475

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Lot of Tibetan Sutra, Tibet, 19th century, twenty-two rectangular panels of calligraphy embroidered on silk, twenty-four panels of calligraphy flanked by Buddhist images reserved on yellow silk ground, and a square silk wrapping cloth embroidered with double vajra, 5 x 14 1/2, 26 1/2 in. sq.
Estimate $400-600

Keywords

Tibet, Bodhisattvas, Buddhism, Silk, Textile arts, Vajra

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