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Thangka Depicting Simhamukha

Auction:
3084B
Lot:
114
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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

Description:

Thangka Depicting Simhamukha, Tibet, 19th century, blue body with white lion head, mounted on transparent vinyl, distemper on cotton, painting 21 x 16 in.
Estimate $700-900

not examined out of frame, pigment losses, discoloration to fabric support.


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Keywords

Distemper, Geography of Asia, Textile arts, Thangka, Tibet, Tibetan art, Tibetan culture, Visual arts

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