Lot 2111. Important Buddhist Nimbus

Sold:€ 6 000
Auction date:04.12.2018   11:00
Lot 2111Important Buddhist Nimbus
China. Qing Dynasty.

Wood, carved with lacquer gilding, in part, on a texilen primer. The Central part forms together with the two side parts by a pointed arch. At the top of the
The centre, under a canopy, Buddha Shakyamuni flanked by Ananda and Kasyapa. Including
in a Halkreis the Eight Dharmapala Mahakala, Yamantaka, Kubera, Hayagriva arranged,
Palden Lhamo, Changpa, Yama, and Begtse. You all sit on your mount and are in
six-armed Form, with the attributes shown. Above the head of each protector formerly the small
Representation of a Buddha, today part missing. In the midst of the Dharmapala two
armed Lokapala in armor. Height approx 90cm, width approx 70cm. Condition B. Minor parts missing, repaired, age cracks.
Certainly, the arc is stretched across a larger display. The amazing
The quality of the carving suggests a workshop close to the for higher-quality
Strata of society worked. The faces are really prepared portrait in prison
and, as well as the entire figures, with fine Details

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