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Buddhist Painting Depicting Sakyamuni Triad

Auction:
3030T
Lot:
1440
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
Discovery - 3030T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 05, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Buddhist Painting Depicting Sakyamuni Triad, Japan, 19th/20th century, the central Buddha flanked with Manjushri and Samantabhadra seated on a lion and an elephant, accompanied with standing figures of protective guardians, heavenly kings, hell wardens, and monks under a jeweled canopy, ink and color on silk with gilt details, framed and glazed, painting 22 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.
Estimate $300-500

not examined out of frame, minor loss of pigment particularly malachite green, horizontal creases, minor stains visible over glass.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Bodhisattvas, Buddhism, Religion, Religious studies, Samantabhadra

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