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Title

Avalokiteshvara, bodhisattva of compassion

19th century

Artists

Unknown Artist

  • Details

    Other Title
    Figure of Avalokiteshvera
    Place where the work was made
    Tibet
    Date
    19th century
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    bronze, gold leaf, traces of 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
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    EV1.1964
    Copyright

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  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Tibet

  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 5 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications

  • Provenance

    Newman's Gallery, 24 Mar 1964-14 Apr 1964, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, purchased by the Art Gallery Soceity of New South Wales. Gift to the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1964.