TASCHEN

Hand-crafted, life-size reproductions of two Buddhist masterpieces. Collectable Art Editions tied to the release of ‘Murals of Tibet’, the latest SUMO-sized publication.

(World premiere unveiling at TEFAF, Maastricht).

(World premiere unveiling at TEFAF, Maastricht).

A ground-breaking blend of high-tech and historic materials: aviation-grade aluminum panels coated with lime-based plaster; LED UV cured digital print with hand-applied pure gold details. ‘Floating’ in a maple hardwood frame via embedded stainless steel inserts.

(Traditional lime-based plastering process).

(Traditional lime-based plastering process).

(Completed panels in drying room).

(Completed panels in drying room).

(‘Buddha Shakyamuni’. Gyantse Kumbum (c. 1420). 48” X 76.5”).

(‘Buddha Shakyamuni’. Gyantse Kumbum (c. 1420). 48” X 76.5”).