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Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1431008
Zentner Collection
$500.00
Antique Tibetan tsakli card depicting a wrathful deity (Heruka) on horseback. Painted in mineral colors on paper with Sanskrit description on the back.

Tsakli cards are powerful miniature paintings of Buddhist deities and objects. They have many different ritual uses. They can be used for teaching when a lama holds the card out for a student to focus on, thus helping them with the visualization and meditation on that deity and what it represents...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1431007
Zentner Collection
$500.00
Antique Tibetan tsakli card depicting a ḍākinī with phurba in one hand. Painted in mineral colors on paper with Sanskrit writing on the back.

Tsakli cards are powerful miniature paintings of Buddhist deities and objects. They have many different ritual uses. They can be used for teaching when a lama holds the card out for a student to focus on, thus helping them with the visualization and meditation on that deity and what it represents...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1431005
Zentner Collection
$500.00
Antique Tibetan tsakli card depicting a wrathful deity (Heruka) wielding a sword and banner. He wears a tiger skin around his middle and a human skin tied around his neck. Painted in mineral colors on paper with Sanskrit description on the back.

Tsakli cards are powerful miniature paintings of Buddhist deities and objects. They have many different ritual uses...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1431003
Zentner Collection
$500.00
Antique Tibetan tsakli card depicting a wrathful deity (Heruka) wielding a knife on the back of a fu-lion. Painted in mineral colors on paper with Sanskrit description on the back.

Tsakli cards are powerful miniature paintings of Buddhist deities and objects. They have many different ritual uses. They can be used for teaching when a lama holds the card out for a student to focus on, thus helping them with the visualization and meditation on that deity and what it represents...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1431001
Zentner Collection
$500.00
Antique Tibetan tsakli card depicting a beast-headed ḍākinī. Painted in mineral colors on paper with Sanskrit writing on the back.

Tsakli cards are powerful miniature paintings of Buddhist deities and objects. They have many different ritual uses. They can be used for teaching when a lama holds the card out for a student to focus on, thus helping them with the visualization and meditation on that deity and what it represents...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1431000
Zentner Collection
$500.00
Antique Tibetan tsakli card depicting a wrathful deity (Heruka) wielding a sword on horseback. Painted in mineral colors on paper with Sanskrit description on the back.

Tsakli cards are powerful miniature paintings of Buddhist deities and objects. They have many different ritual uses. They can be used for teaching when a lama holds the card out for a student to focus on, thus helping them with the visualization and meditation on that deity and what it represents...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Sculpture : Pre 1900 item #1430968
Zentner Collection
$2,500.00
Antique Tibetan bronze seated figure of Vajrasattva. Also called Dorje Sempa, Dorje means "indestructible diamond" and Sempa is the Tibetan term for Sattva in Sanskrit meaning "heroic being". Sempa in this case, refers to the role of a Bodhisattva, someone on the road to becoming a Buddha but who has stayed behind, selflessly dedicating themselves to helping others gain enlightenment...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Ritual Objects : Pre 1950 item #1430690
DAY FINE ARTS
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Wooden ZAN par dough mould. 33 cm long. Carved wood. Signs of use. Undated, estimated to be early 20th century. Can be viewed in central London and shipped worldwide.
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Ritual Objects : Pre 1700 item #1430677 (stock #8815)
Chakra Asian Art
Price on Request
A completely original Tibetan ceremonial drum, two sided, used in a Buddhist monastery’s ceremonial orchestra, as well as for the music accompanying ritual dances, and chants. The sides of this wooden drum are decorated in gold lacquerwork depicting two dragons, one on each side, among clouds. Both three-clawed dragons are grasping jewels. The wooden handle carved with dorge, lotuses and knots has a wonderful patina. Unusually, this drum still has the original skin...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Textiles : Pre 1900 item #1430674 (stock #8811)
Chakra Asian Art
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These are traditional Tibetan wedding robes for the bride and groom. It is unusual to find the complete set. The bride’s robe is sleeveless with appliquéd multi-colored Chinese silk stripes and panels of aubergine silk. At the shoulders is flowered gold Russian brocade, popular in the 19th century in Tibet. The lining is a colorful Indian cotton chintz. The groom’s robe is striped Chinese silk velvet with purple and aubergine panels, with a blue silk lining...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Sculpture : Pre 1492 item #1430668 (stock #8809)
Chakra Asian Art
$8,000.00
The God of Wealth holds the jewel-spitting mongoose in his left hand and a lemon in his right. Bronzes of this age are often corroded due to having been immersed in water as part of the ritual to the God. 12-13th century. (Dimensions: Height: 3 in/7.5 cm Width: 2.3 in.5.9 cm Depth: 2 in/5 cm Weight: 230 g)
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1430393 (stock #1621)
Dragon's Pearl
$3,500.00
Four Arms Avalokiteshvara (Tibetan: Chenrezig; Chinese: Sibi Guanyin), the Bodhisattva who embody the Universal Compassion. Seated in meditation with the upper hands holding a prayer beads and a lotus; the lower ones in worshiping Mudra ( Anjiali Mudra)...
Indian Subcontinent : India : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1430387
Zentner Collection
$4,500.00
Antique Indian Mughal miniature painting of a court princess, holding a child's crown on a small, round tray. She is draped in shear yellow robes with red salwar and she is bedecked with jewels. Her long black hair flows down her back. Here beautiful face has a slight smile. Behind her are tall plants flowering yellow and white. This court painting was probably once an album leaf from an illuminated text. Gouache on paper.

Age: 19th century

Dimensions: 10 1/4" high x ...
Indian Subcontinent : India : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1430386
Zentner Collection
$1,450.00
Antique Indian Mughal album leaf miniature painting most likely of the Emperor Jahangir on horseback. A halo and bejeweled crown imply his Imperial rank. Jahangir was ambitious about taking over the reign of his father, Akbar the Great, and the two were at odds until reconciling later in life. Akbar was a patron of the arts and it was he who brought together the Indian and Persian artists who defined the genre of Mughal miniature painting. Here, Emperor Jahangir sits astride an elaboratel...
Indian Subcontinent : India : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1430384
Zentner Collection
$1,250.00
Antique Indian Mughal album leaf miniature painting of a prince with tiger. He stands adorned in sumptuous clothing, intricately embroidered with tiny florals. A blue halo and bejeweled crown imply his Imperial rank. He holds a small pink blossom. This is most likely a portrait of the Emperor Jahangir, son of Akbar the Great. Beside him sits a tiger, emphasizing the Emperor's power and wealth as well as an appreciation of the beauty of nature often found in Mughal art. Along the top of the...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Textiles : Pre 1950 item #1430286 (stock #1618)
Dragon's Pearl
$1,300.00
A fine and complete set of Tibetan saddle Rugs. The set is composed of a woollen saddle blanket in butterfly shape and a matching saddle seat cover. The central medallion decorated with pair of Snow Lions playing with pearls, beige on red ground; borders with stylised dragons, red and blue on beige borders. Snow Lion is the national emblem of Tibet. Large piece: L. 143 cm x 66 cm; 56 x 26 inches. Seat: L. 89 x 64 cm; 35 x 25 inches. Tibet first part of the 20th century. Condition: Very good c...
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Sculpture : Pre 1837 VR item #1429629 (stock #1612)
Dragon's Pearl
$700.00
A well sculptured wood piece depicting the head of the Dipankara Buddha, one of the Buddhas of the past and one of the most popular Nepalese divinities. Nepal, 18th cent. H. 22 cm; W. 21 cm. Good patina; some age cracks
Indian Subcontinent : Himalayas : Sculpture : Pre 1800 item #1429513 (stock #1-1215)
AfricAsia Primitive and Antiques
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Beautifully cast, with fine details, miniature statue of Bodhisattva Manjusri, sitting cross-legged on a lotus throne resting on a pedestal with a stylised lion on each side. A stylised book resting on a lotus surmounts his left shoulder, while his hand is holding the sword which kills ignorance. Gilt bronze, with fine patina. Tibet, 18th century. Height: 7.5 cm. Gilding partly missing, otherwise very good condition. NOTE: At the back of the pedestal, two rectangular perforations suggest that or...
 
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