Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin) with a child

Standing ivory figure of Songzi Guanyin 送子觀音 holding small child on left hip.

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Medium
Ivory
Dimensions
H x W x D: 18.3 x 5.2 x 5 cm (7 3/16 x 2 1/16 x 1 15/16 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
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.3758
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Sculpture
Type

Figure

Keywords
bodhisattva, Buddhism, child, China, Guanyin, Paul Singer collection, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Description

Standing ivory figure of Songzi Guanyin 送子觀音 holding small child on left hip.

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