Classical


Over the last thirty years Rossi & Rossi has handled some of the finest ancient and antique works of art from the Himalayan region, particularly Tibet, Nepal and Kashmir, selling to some of the greatest museums in the world as well as advising and helping private individuals form collections of world-class quality. In the process it has built an enviable reputation as one of the most trusted galleries in its field.

Shown here is a selection of our current stock. if you cannot see something you are looking for then please contact us, we will be pleased to try and help.

Manuscript cover with scenes from the life of the Buddha (inner face) and a crowned deity surrounded by foliage (outer face)

Tibet
Carved, painted and gilded wood
28 x 73 x 3 cm (11 x 28 ¾ x 1 ¼ in)
12th century

Palden Lhamo

China or Dolon Nor Inner Mongolia
Gilt copper with polychrome
118 cm (42 ½ in)
18th century

Sadaksari Avalokitesvara

China
Gold-lacquered wood
57 cm (22 ½ in)
Early Ming Dynasty, 15th Century

Stupa

Tibet
Bronze
41 cm (16 ¼ in)
13th-14th century

Tantric cabinet

Tibet
Painted wood
75 x 66 x 31 cm (29 ½ x 26 x 12 ¼ in)
19th century

Tantric form of Mahakala

Western Tibet
Distemper on cloth
49.5 x 38 cm
C. 14th century

The Lioness

China
Ink and pigment on paper
242 x 287 cm (95 ¼ x 113 in) Mounted: 124 x 123 ½ in (315 x 314 cm)
1483 (Chenghua Period, Ming Dynasty)

Vajradhara

Tibet
Distemper on cloth
53 x 42 cm (20¾ x 16½ in)
14th century

Vajradhâtu màndala

Tibet
Distemper on cotton
125 x 125 cm (49 ¼ x 49 ¼ in)
11th century

Vajravarahi

Tibet
Distemper on cloth
79.5 x 59.5 cm (31 x 23 ½ in)
12th century