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The Kingdom of Yama 
Distemper on cloth
Nepal
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 16,800 USD
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47
The Kingdom of Yama 
Distemper on cloth
Nepal
Estimate
12,00018,000
LOT SOLD. 16,800 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

The Jucker Collection of Himalayan Paintings

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The Kingdom of Yama 
Distemper on cloth
Nepal
The large fragmentary section from a monumental painting depicting a landscape featuring walled temple compounds with deities presiding within shrines, flower gardens with pools, deer parks, and bleak mountains silhouetted in the distance with correction centers and scenes of discomfort.
32 by 79 in. (81.3 by 207 cm.)
circa 1900
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Literature

Hugo E. Kreijger, Kathmandu Valley Painting, The Jucker Collection, Boston, 1999, p. 102, no. 38.

Catalogue Note

For a nineteenth century painting employing western influenced perspective, depicting a view of the Kathmandu Valley, see Pal, 1978, pl. 164.

The Jucker Collection of Himalayan Paintings

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New York