Keywords: wave

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FSC-L-25

Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin) standing on waves and lotus

https://asia.si.edu/object/FSC-L-25

A hollow dry lacquer statue of Guanyin wearing a hooded cape over billowing garments that sweep to the right. The deity stands on cresting waves with an open lotus flower at the center. The figure’s waist is slightly bent and the upper back arched, creating a gentle curve. Hands are held in the teaching gesture. …