Buddhist Art and Porcelains from Private Collections
Chinese Bronze Guanyin w/ Wood Stand, Ming Dynasty
A Chinese bronze statue of Guanyin dating from the Ming dynasty with a wooden lotus pedestal. She sits in dhyanasana with her hands in dhyana mudra. She wears a lotus border robe, jewelry, and a tall crown bearing the image of Amitabha Buddha.Her hair is arranged in a tall top knot with a finial. Dimensions are: 11 3/4 inches tall X 8 inches wide, 29.8 cm X 20.3 cm. Weight: 4250 grams. All measurements are approximate.