03-18-2017 03-18-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2992B Boston
March 18, 2017 11:00 AMCalender
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Twelve Mostly Printed Thangkas and Scriptures

 
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2992B Location: Boston Date / Time: March 18, 2017 11:00AM

Description:

Twelve Mostly Printed Thangkas and Scriptures, Tibet, seven on fabric with combined designs of Buddhist deities, symbols, animals, objects, and scripts, mostly in ink except two in light colors with one depicting a Buddhist mandala; a silk patchwork depicting a priest holding a vajra, framed in a silk mat; an inscribed document on a square sheet of rice paper; a loose notebook with handwritten texts wrapped in a silk cloth; and two loose books of Buddhist texts, textile to 41 1/2 x 24 1/2, book to 12 x 4, paper document 18 1/4 x 18 1/4 in.
Estimate $700-900

various in conditions with normal wear and tear, overall stain, discoloration, creases.


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Keywords

Tibet