The Buddhist Deity Hevajra

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The Buddhist Deity Hevajra

Tibet, circa late 11th - early 12th century
Sculpture
Copper alloy with traces of gilding
6 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 1 3/4 in. (15.87 x 5.71 x 4.44 cm)
Purchased with funds provided by Harry and Yvonne Lenart (M.85.115.3)
Not currently on public view

Bibliography

  • Pal, Pratapaditya. Indian Sculpture, vol.2. Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art; University of California Press, 1988.
  • Huntington, John C. and Dina Bangdel.  The Circle of Bliss:  Buddhist Meditational Art.  Columbus:  The Columbus Museum of Art; Chicago:  Serindia Publications, 2003.