Himalayan Art Resources

Sculpture: Figurative Subjects, Cushion Base

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The cushion seat, similar to, but less ornate, than a throne, is more commonly found with Buddhist teachers and siddha figures. The cushion is also found with early images that are more simple and raw in design.

Jeff Watt 1-2014