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Guanyin

  • Object:

    Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Dehua (made)

  • Date:

    1700-1800 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with white glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Seawell bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.764-1917

  • Gallery location:

    China, Room 44, The T.T. Tsui Gallery, case 52

Physical description

Figure of Guanyin, white-glazed porcelain. She is seated, her left hand on her knees, wearing flowing robes, and holding in her right hand a short cylinder.

Place of Origin

Dehua (made)

Date

1700-1800 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with white glaze

Dimensions

Height: 12.7 cm, Width: 8.9 cm

Descriptive line

Dehua ware. Figure of Guanyin, porcelain with white glaze, China (Dehua), Qing dynasty, 1700-1800

Production Note

from label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

持經觀音; 遊戲坐

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain; Figures & Decorative ceramics

Collection

East Asia Collection

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