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Himalayan Art Online / THANGKA DE TSONGKHAPA TIBET, DEBUT XXE SIECLE

Lot 35
THANGKA DE TSONGKHAPA
TIBET, DEBUT XXE SIECLE
1 – 10 June 2021, 12:00 CEST
Paris

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THANGKA DE TSONGKHAPA

TIBET, DEBUT XXE SIECLE
Distemper on cloth with silk borders.
Himalayan Art Resources item no.4470
Image: 58 x 45 cm (22 7/8 x 17 3/4 in.);
With Silks: 116 x 68 cm (45 5/8 x 26 3/4 in.)

Footnotes

A THANGKA OF TSONGKHAPA
TIBET, EARLY 20TH CENTURY

This painting depicts one of the five forms of Tsongkhapa, sitting on a throne supported by gods and goddesses. For two other examples of the same form, see HAR 59004 and HAR 99073. Also compare with another thangka of Tsongkhapa that shares the same palette and cloud forms (Bonhams, Hong Kong, 2 October, 2020, lot 1031).

Provenance
Private European Collection assembled in the 1960s and 1970s

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