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Thangka Depicting Five Mandalas

Auction:
3084B
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$2,706$2,200

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3084B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 16, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Thangka Depicting Five Mandalas, Tibet, 18th/19th century, including a Yamantaka mandala in the center, against a blue ground with other deities, inscribed on reverse with a handprint in red, distemper and gold on cotton, 57 1/2 x 38 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

pigment losses, minor discoloration to fabric, rebacked, otherwise in good condition.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Distemper, Indian religions, Mandala, Meditation, Religion, Thangka, Tibet, Tibetan art, Visual arts

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