Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Avalokiteshvara (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity) - (Standing Figure)

སྤྱན་རས་གཟིགས། 观音菩萨
(item no. 86317)
Origin Location Northern India
Date Range 900 - 999
Lineages Buddhist
Material Bronze
Collection Alan Robert Naftalis
Notes about the Central Figure

Alternate Names: Lokeshvara Avalokita Lokanata Lokanatha Mahakarunika

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Peaceful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Padmapani. Kashmir, 10th century, bronze with remanents of blue color. approx 9 1/4"/ 23 1/2cm. Compare: Padmapani, K97, Chandra L. Reedy: Himalayan Bronzes, page 173, 1997, in the collection of the Los Angeles County Mueum of Art and from the Nasli and Alice Heeramaneck Collection.

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Region: Kashmir Style Art Main Page
Collection of Alan Robert Naftalis
Buddhist Deity: Bodhisattva Comparison (Standing)
Buddhist Deity: Avalokiteshvara, Padmapani (Standing)