Collection Area: Chinese Art

505 objects

Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)

Buddhist tablet showing three figures in high relief in sunken panel. Color, dark gray slatey gray with brown discoloration.


Seated Maitreya in lalitasana pose

Seated Maitreya. Seated in the “lalitasana” pose with the left hand raised to hold a lotus bud, and the right resting on the knee. The torso, with swelling shoulders and narrow waist, is bare except for a heavy, pearled collar and a scarf pulled tightly around the upper arms. The design of the crown which …


Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin)

Standing Bodhisattva Lotus Holder Guanyin Surface: gilded; a reddish patina on worn areas. Green patina and grayish earth incrustation underneath. Decoration: in relief and engraved. Inscription.