Thirteenth or Eighteenth Century? A response to David Weldon’s “On Recent Attributions to Aniko”
Fig. 2. Avalokiteshvara Padmapani
Gilt copper with turquoise inlays and remains of painted polychrome, the face cold-gilded, height: 18 cm.
Newari artist in Tibet, second half of 13th century (related to the “Aniko style group”).
Photo: after Sotheby’s New York 22.3.1989, no.282.