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9. Early Illuminated Manuscript Page
Tibet
circa 11th-12th century
26" x 8 1/2" (approx)

Early Illuminated Manuscript Page

The black ground page with silver Tibetan script is illuminated by two paintings, depicting at left, a slender, bright faced wrathful deity holding a kepala and flayer, a trisula beneath his arm, while to the right is the equally slender image of Kurukulla in dynamic motion. Repair to right hand edge.



Detail: right
Detail: left
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