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Indigo Blue Buddhist Diamond Sutra Pecha

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3212B
Lot:
447
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 3212B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 22, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Indigo Blue Buddhist Diamond Sutra Pecha, Sino-Tibet, with more than fifty leaves including two illuminated covers in colors, each of the indigo blue papers with texts in gold pigment on lacquered panel, each leaf 4 1/8 x 11 3/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

severe wear and tear, buckling, repairs with paper, water damages to some pages, gilt losses to some pages.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Tibet, Art materials, Blue, Colors, Diamond Sutra, Illuminated manuscript, Indigo, Mahayana sutras, Optical spectrum, Pecha, Primary colors, Secondary colors, Web colors

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