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TIBET, 18TH CENTURY
Distemper on cloth
22.5 x 14.75 in (57 x 37.6 cm)

NON-EXPORTABLE UNREGISTERED ANTIQUITY

PROVENANCE
Property from The Rumi Mistry Collection


This Tibetan thangka depicts the Arhat with a crouching tiger and an attendant looking towards him. At the lower left is the guardian king of the north, Vaishravana, holding a victory staff in the right hand, and a mongoose expelling jewels in his left hand. Beside him is the guardian king of the west, Virupaksha, holding a stupa in his right hand and a coiled snake in his left hand.




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  Lot 45 of 74  

ASIAN ART
9-10 AUGUST 2017

Estimate
$2,385 - 3,970
Rs 1,50,000 - 2,50,000

RESERVE NOT MET













 



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