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Collection

An image of Avalokiteshvara by

Tibet

Title
Avalokiteshvara
Other titles:
Figure of Avalokiteshvera
Place of origin
Tibet
Year
19th century
Media category
Sculpture
Materials used
gilt bronze, blue, red pigment
Dimensions

36.0 x 16.7 x 10.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed.
Credit
Gift of the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales 1964
Accession number
EV1.1964
Location
Upper Asian gallery
Bibliography (1)

A. K. Gordon, The iconography of Tibetan Lamaism, New York, 1959, 45, 65, 67.

Exhibition history (3)

10 Centuries of Eastern Sculpture (1964), Newman's Gallery, 24 Mar 1964 -

Buddhist Art from the Collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 06 May 1995–10 Sep 1995

Conversations through the Asian collections, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 25 Oct 2014–05 Sep 2015