Iconography
ASIAN ICONOGRAPHY
Religious Iconography
Buddhism Bodhisattvas Guanyin
ERANOS ARCHIVE
87-103. The Great Mother
102a. India, Tibet, China, Bali
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Chinese Ivory carving of Guanyin, East Asian Bodhisattva of compassion venerated by Mahayana Buddhists (described as Kwann Yin)
DATE
16th century Ming Dynasty
LOCATION
Unknown location
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Eranos Archive presented by Olga Froebe-Kapteyn
Contact
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