mandala of Sadakshari Avalokiteshvara
paint in textile; Chinese silk brocade mounting with silk forehang.
Tibet, early 18th cent.
painting: 66 x 44 cm; mounting: 133 x 83 cm.
Very finely painted thangka, belonging to the Nyingma tradition, with in the centre above Padmasambhava. Below a mandala of the red Tara, and a mandala of Bardo-deities.
Beautiful brocade mounting!