Karura (Garuda) is one of the 14 figures of Gigaku. It represents a divine bird of Indian mythology introduced in the Buddhist pantheon.
Gigaku masks are some of the oldest Japanese masks.
Superb expression on this Gigaku / Garuda mark, sculpted by hand, polychrome and golden.
Beautiful graphical lines for this Gigaku mask from Japan.
Height: 28 cm
Width: 20 cm
second hand* with small accident (see photos)
Sent by Colissimo, well protected.
The item can be collected on site.
- Gigaku mask
- Dry lacquer by hand
- Lacquer and linen (dry lacquer)
- second half of the 20th century
- Region/ Country of origin
- Title of artwork
- Garuda 迦楼羅 - Karura
- Good condition, see description
- 28×20×0 cm