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Lot 0067 Details

  • Title: Antique Tibetan Linen Thangka Sakyamuni Buddha 19th century
  • Materials: Gouache on Linen
  • Dimensions: Canvas: 15" x 10 1/2” (silk mounting: 35 1/2” x 21 1/2” plus metal scroll ends)
  • Additional Information: Tibetan gouache on linen thangka with gilt highlights depicting Sakyamuni Buddha seated cross-legged in bhumisparsa mudra (“calling the earth to witness”) upon a lotus dais, commemorating the moment the Buddha reached enlightenment. In his left hand, he holds an alms bowl containing a lotus flower. Behind the halo, the background is filled with loose flowers. Two barefoot arhats stand facing each other at the lower corners. Each holds a staff in his right hand and a similar lotus-filled begging bowl in his left. The offerings of the five senses are pictured between them. The thangka is silk mounted for hanging and has a protective fabric cover and metal scroll ends. From a Tucson, Arizona estate.

    Reserve: $225.00

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  • Location: This item ships from Arizona

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  • Condition
    Fair overall condition with significant signs of wear from age and use. There are losses and cracks to the pigments and there are stains throughout. One of the metal scroll ends is loose. There are tears in the mounting and stains in the cover and back lining.
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    Antique Tibetan Linen Thangka Sakyamuni Buddha

    Estimate $400 - $600May 20, 2020
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    Ships fromJasper52 seller #101487 in Arizona
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    New York, NY, USA
    Auction Curated By:
    Jack Nelis
    Asian Antiques Specialist
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