Asian Art Auction

December 02, 2013

LOT 77
Bronze Pala Revival Seated Figure of Tara, Tibet, 16th/17th Century
  • Bronze Pala Revival Seated Figure of Tara, Tibet, 16th/17th Century
  • Bronze Pala Revival Seated Figure of Tara, Tibet, 16th/17th Century
  • Bronze Pala Revival Seated Figure of Tara, Tibet, 16th/17th Century
  • Bronze Pala Revival Seated Figure of Tara, Tibet, 16th/17th Century

77

Bronze Pala Revival Seated Figure of Tara, Tibet, 16th/17th Century

Backed by a separately cast aureola completed in openwork with scrolling vines and animals flanking the sides, the seated figure in dhyanasana with right hand extended in bhumisparsamudra and left hand lifted in prithvi mudra and raised on a lotus base and tiered stand, the contemplative figure dressed in a dhoti, various sashes, and jewelry including a five-leaf crown, large earrings, and ornate necklaces,

height 8.9" — 22.7 cm.

Estimate $12,000-$15,000

Realised: $11,000

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Department: Asian Art