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Thangka of Kalachakra

Auction:
3009T
Lot:
1504
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Discovery - 3009T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 17, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Thangka of Kalachakra, Tibet, 20th century, depicted multi-headed and eight-armed, standing on a lotus pedestal, with his consort, also eight-armed, before a mandala and an aureole bordered with floral and foliate scroll bands, along with other seated deities and his manifestations in a natural setting with trees, mountains, and clouds, distemper on cloth, gilt details, bordered, framed, and covered with fabric, painting 34 x 23 1/4 in.
Estimate $50-100

minor creases, buckling, and tears.


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Keywords

Tibet, Mahākāla, Mandala, Padma, Scroll, Thangka, Tibetan art

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