Bodhisattva, probably Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin), Northern Qi dynasty, c. 550--60

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Cristian Violatti
by Smarthistory, Art History at Khan Academy
published on 04 April 2014
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Bodhisattva, probably Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin), Northern Qi dynasty, c. 550—60, Shanxi Province, China, sandstone with pigments, 13-3/4 feet / 419.1 cm high (Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York)

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Academy, S. A. H. a. K. (2014, April 04). Bodhisattva, probably Avalokiteshvara (Guanyin), Northern Qi dynasty, c. 550--60. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/video/213/bodhisattva-probably-avalokiteshvara-guanyin-north/

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