Concept Gallery
Live Auction

Important Tibetan Art & Artifacts Auction II

Fri, Mar 13, 2020 10:00AM EDT
Lot 103

Shakyamuni Buddha Jataka Story Thangka

Estimate: $3,000 - $6,000

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Shakyamuni Buddha Jataka (Life Stories) Thangka, Tibet, c.17th century, gouache on cotton, 32.5 x 24 inches, unframed, central image of the Buddha sitting on a trefoil style lotus flanked by attendants, snow lions beneath in the finely painted throne, makaras, elephants, snow lions and nagas dance around the aureole, enclosed in a fine line of gold paint, various scenes depicting life of the Buddha seen throughout with extensive use of gold paint.