102
102
Ushnishavijaya
distemper on cloth
Tibet
Estimate
18,00022,000
LOT SOLD. 39,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT
102
Ushnishavijaya
distemper on cloth
Tibet
Estimate
18,00022,000
LOT SOLD. 39,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Jucker Collection of Himalayan Paintings

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Ushnishavijaya
distemper on cloth
Tibet

The golden goddess with hair, eyes, lips and fingernails highlighted in color, surrounded by the Five Transcendental Buddhas above, Simhanada Lokeshvara and Marici at either side with Parnashabari and Shyama Tara flanking Mahakala below, all against a red landscape with golden offerings and lotus flowers.


33 1/2 by 25 3/4 in. (85 by 65.5 cm.)
17th/18th century
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Literature

Hugo E. Kreijger, Tibetan Painting, The Jucker Collection, Boston, 2001, p. 56, no. 14.

Catalogue Note

Compare another red ground tsalthang thanka depicting Vajrasattva with green foliage and white lotus blooms; see Essen and Thingo, 1989, p. 156, no. I-94.

The Jucker Collection of Himalayan Paintings

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New York