AN IMPORTANT LARGE WOOD FIGURE OF GUANYIN - CHINA, SONG DYNASTY, 12TH/13TH…
A Sandstone sculpture of a Bodhisattva. Northern China, Song Dynasty (960-1279 A.D.) artfinding.com
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara of the Lion's Roar, or Simhanada Avalokiteshvara (Shi Hou Guanyin) Period: Qing dynasty (1644–1911) Date: 19th–20th century Culture: China Medium: Wood (willow) with traces of pigment, single-woodblock construction
Standing female attendant, Tang dynasty (618–907), late 7th–early 8th century, China
Figure seated on lotiform base Period: early Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara of the Lion's Roar, or Simhanada Avalokiteshvara (Shi hou Guanyin Pusa). Ming dynasty China (1368–1644), late 15th–16th c. The Lion's roar symbolizes the intensity of the moment of enlightenment. The raised right and pendant lower leg are typical of Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara, in the well-known Water Moon form - in China, the most popular manifestation of this bodhisattva after the 10th c.