Collection Area: Chinese Art

16 objects
F1919.174

Luohans Moving Through Forests and Sea

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1919.174

In this painting two luohan crossing the sea, one riding a dragon and another a turtle, are greeted by an emperor-like figure holding a scholar’s tablet, bowing in respect. A servant carries a tripod vessel on his head as a gift. The scroll ends with three women at the door of an underwater palace.

F1911.267

Guanyin and Shancai

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Guanyin and her baby. Ink outline. Damaged. Two inscriptions (one including signature) and seven seals. Label and two seals on back. Paper panel.

F1911.285

Standing Guanyin

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Standing Guanyin. Signature and three seals. Paper panel.