Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara as the Water Moon Guanyin

citation

Figure carving of Guanyin in rocky grotto; wood.

Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Medium
Wood with traces of pigment
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 25 x 10.9 x 9.3 cm (9 13/16 x 4 5/16 x 3 11/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.2998
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
Buddhism, China, Guanyin, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Paul Singer collection
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

Description

Figure carving of Guanyin in rocky grotto; wood.

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum