Himalayan Art Resources

Item: Avalokiteshvara (Bodhisattva & Buddhist Deity) - Bodhisattva

སྤྱན་རས་གཟིགས། 观音菩萨
(item no. 976)
Origin Location Central Tibet
Date Range 1800 - 1899
Lineages Gelug
Size 71.76x53.98cm (28.25x21.25in)
Material Ground Mineral Pigment on Cotton
Collection Rubin Museum of Art
Catalogue # acc.# P2000.15.1
Notes about the Central Figure

Classification: Deity

Appearance: Peaceful

Gender: Male

Interpretation / Description

Avalokiteshvara (Tibetan: chen re zi. English: the All Seeing Lord).

Jeff Watt 4-2001

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