Guanyin

Unidentified Sui Dynasty maker, Chinese, 581–618

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Sui Dynasty, 581-617

Gilt Bronze

Overall: 5 in. (12.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Purchased through the Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe Fund

S.964.173.4

Geography/Culture

Asia, East Asia, China

Period

500-1000

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Classification

Asia

Not on view

Inscription

Not signed.

Exhibition History

The Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 2008-September 28, 2014.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 16, 1997-January 21, 2008.

Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985, Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, April 22, 1994-June 22, 1997.

Publication History

H.F.E. Visser, Asiatic Art in Private Collections of Holland and Belgium, p. 53, no. 151.

Alan Priest, Chinese Sculpture in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Alan Priest, New York, 1944, plate LXII.

Provenance

Frank Caro (1904-1980) Chinese Art, New York, New York; sold to present collection, 1964.

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