Two erotic studies Bhaktapur, Nepal, circa 1700
Sold for US$ 2,250 inc. premium
Indian, Himalayan and Southeast Asian
19 Mar 2012 14:00 EDT
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Two erotic studies
Bhaktapur, Nepal, circa 1700
Opaque watercolors on cloth; Each presenting a couple in union in varying
(postures) within small open pavilions.
Folio: 7 x 7 in. (17.8 x 17.8 cm)
For other leaves from the same series see: Rawson,
Tantra: The Indian Cult of Ecstasy
, 1987, nos. 24-16; Christie's London, October 11, 1978, no. 85; Pal,
Art of Nepal
, 1985, no. P24.
Doris Wiener, New York
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