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Oct 01

Country of Origin: Nepal Culture: Buddhist Date/Period: 17th/18th century Material Size: Terracotta /Private CollectionCreditVotive figure of a lama (deified person), containing a relic / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

Country of Origin: Nepal Culture: Buddhist Date/Period: 17th/18th century Material Size: Terracotta /Private CollectionCreditVotive figure of a lama (deified person), containing a relic / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

This is the Vajrapani form of Garuda, standing upon a dying naga Country of Origin: Nepal Culture: Buddhist/Hindu Material Size: gilded bronze / Formerly Philip Goldman Collection, LondonCreditGaruda - golden-winged eagle of wisdom and enemy of the Nagas (serpents) / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

This is the Vajrapani form of Garuda, standing upon a dying naga Country of Origin: Nepal Culture: Buddhist/Hindu Material Size: gilded bronze / Formerly Philip Goldman Collection, LondonCreditGaruda - golden-winged eagle of wisdom and enemy of the Nagas (serpents) / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

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Country of Origin: Nepal Culture: Buddhist Date/Period: 17th century Material Size: Gilt copper, decorated with chased ornaments / Formerly Philip Goldman Collection, LondonVisvarupa, the embodiment of Universe, a manifestation of the Hindu god Vishnu / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

Country of Origin: Nepal Culture: Buddhist Date/Period: 17th century Material Size: Gilt copper, decorated with chased ornaments / Formerly Philip Goldman Collection, LondonVisvarupa, the embodiment of Universe, a manifestation of the Hindu god Vishnu / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

Country of Origin: Tibet Culture: Buddhist Date/Period: 17th century Material Size: Bronze / Private CollectionA yab-yum icon of Vajrabhairave also known as Yamantaka, in his form of the Conqueror of Yama (the Lord of the Dead), with his prajna, the Tibetan Shakti or wisdom / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

Country of Origin: Tibet Culture: Buddhist Date/Period: 17th century Material Size: Bronze / Private CollectionA yab-yum icon of Vajrabhairave also known as Yamantaka, in his form of the Conqueror of Yama (the Lord of the Dead), with his prajna, the Tibetan Shakti or wisdom / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

The sow’s head that identifies the goddess protrudes from the right side of her head Country of Origin: Nepal Culture: Buddhist Date/Period: 18th C Material/ Size: Wood / Private CollectionVajravarahi dancing naked on her toes holding a kartrika knife in her right hand and a skull cup in her left / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

The sow’s head that identifies the goddess protrudes from the right side of her head Country of Origin: Nepal Culture: Buddhist Date/Period: 18th C Material/ Size: Wood / Private CollectionVajravarahi dancing naked on her toes holding a kartrika knife in her right hand and a skull cup in her left / Werner Forman Archive / Bridgeman Images

Tantric art. Bhavacalera: The Wheel of Life. Painting on cloth y Rig-dgin Sikkrim. / Universal History Archive/UIG / Bridgeman Images

Tantric art. Bhavacalera: The Wheel of Life. Painting on cloth y Rig-dgin Sikkrim. / Universal History Archive/UIG / Bridgeman Images

Sep 30

Kalacakra (gilt copper alloy & pigment), Tibetan School, (18th century) / Private Collection / Paul Freeman / Bridgeman Images

Kalacakra (gilt copper alloy & pigment), Tibetan School, (18th century) / Private Collection / Paul Freeman / Bridgeman Images

Tantric miniature depicting three women forming a chain (w/c on paper), Indian School, (19th century) / Private Collection / Archives Charmet / Bridgeman Images

Tantric miniature depicting three women forming a chain (w/c on paper), Indian School, (19th century) / Private Collection / Archives Charmet / Bridgeman Images