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Title

Figure of Guanyin

12th century-13th century


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Place where the work was made

China


Date

12th century-13th century


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

carved and painted wood


Dimensions

114.0 x 60.0 x 52.0 cm


Credit

Bequest of Sydney Cooper 1982


Location

Not on display


Accession number

138.1982



Place

Where the work was made
China

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 4 publications

Bibliography


Edmund Capon and Jan Meek (Editors), Portrait of a Gallery, 'Asian Art', pg. 106-113, Sydney, 1984, 109 (colour illus.).

Jackie Menzies, Asian Collection Handbook, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Introduction', pg. 9-17, Sydney, 1990, 12, 13 (colour illus.).

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2003, 10 (colour illus.).

LIU Yang, Orientations, 'The Discovery of Mass: A Footnote to the Stylistic and Iconographic Innovation in Chinese Buddhist Sculpture', pg. 88-95, Hong Kong, Sep 2000, 94 (colour illus.). fig.5