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Seated Bodhisattva Avalokiteśvara (Guanyin)

Artist Culture
Chinese@Dynasty
Dynasty
Northern Song dynasty, 960–1127
Period
or Jin dynasty, 1115–1234
Date
11th–12th century
Material
Wood, gesso, and pigment with gilding
Place made
Shanxi province, China, Asia
Classification
Sculpture
Current Location
On View, Gallery 231
Dimensions
height: 39 in. (99.1 cm)
Credit Line
Museum Purchase
Rights
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Object Number
110:1947
- 1947
C. T. Loo & Co. [C. T. Loo (1880–1957)], Paris, France and New York, NY, USA [1]

1947 -
Saint Louis Art Museum, purchased from C. T. Loo [2]


Notes:
[1] Invoice from C. T. Loo & Co. dated June 6, 1947 [SLAM document files].

[2] Minutes of the Administrative Board of Control of the City Art Museum, June 4, 1947.
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