Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Avalokiteshvara (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity)

སྤྱན་རས་གཟིགས། 观音菩萨
(item no. 65287)
Origin Location Northern India
Date Range 1000 - 1099
Lineages Buddhist
Material Metal
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Notes about the Central Figure

Alternate Names: Lokeshvara Avalokita Lokanata Lokanatha Mahakarunika

Classification: Deity

Interpretation / Description

Avalokiteshvara. Kashmir, 11th - 12th century. Leaded brass. Formerly in the Robert Ellsworth Collection.

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