103
103
Bhaisajyaguru
distemper on cloth
Tibet
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 7,200 USD
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103
Bhaisajyaguru
distemper on cloth
Tibet
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 7,200 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Jucker Collection of Himalayan Paintings

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Bhaisajyaguru
distemper on cloth
Tibet

The golden Buddha of healing surrounded by seven Medicine Buddhas with Shadakshari below flanked by Manjushri and Vajrapani.


22 3/8 by 16 in. (57 by 41 cm.)
17th Century
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Literature

Blanche Christine Olshak and Geshé Thupten Wangyal, London, 1987, p. 64

Hugo E. Kreijger, Tibetan Painting, The Jucker Collection, Boston, 2001, p. 38, no. 5.

Catalogue Note

Compare the halos, clouds and flowers with a Pancharaksha thangka dated 1662 now in the British Museum; see Pal, 1969, p. 28, fig. 14. Compare also two seventeenth century examples of gold on red ground tsalthang thanka in very similar style; see Rhie and Thurman, 1999, pp. 255-6, no. 66 and pp. 412-3, no. 159.

The Jucker Collection of Himalayan Paintings

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New York