28
28
lalita
distemper on cloth
nepal
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 33,000 USD
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28
lalita
distemper on cloth
nepal
Estimate
10,00015,000
LOT SOLD. 33,000 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Jucker Collection of Himalayan Paintings

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lalita
distemper on cloth
nepal

The red four-armed goddess supported by the recumbent multi-headed Shiva within a shrine, a torana above with Garuda, nagas and mounted makara supported by golden pillars, with Shiva, Ganesha and Vishnu seated on vahana within a snow-capped mountain landscape, garland-bearing vidyadhara above with the sun and moon, and below a gallery of Hindu gods including Ganesha, Shiva and Vishnu, all bordered with a multi-coloured floral pattern.


27 by 22 1/2 in. (68.5 by 57 cm.)
18th Century
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Literature

Hugo E. Kreijger, Kathmandu Valley Painting, The Jucker Collection, Boston, 1999, p. 74, no. 24.

Catalogue Note

Compare the floral border with a Vishnu shrine paubha dated 1772; see Pal, 1978, pl. 120.

The Jucker Collection of Himalayan Paintings

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New York