Avalokiteshvara, the Bodhisattva of Infinite Compassion
- Attributed to Chosying Dorje (the Tenth Karmapa) (1604–1674)
- 17th century
- H. 6 3/4 in. (17.1 cm); W. 3 3/8 in. (8.6 cm); D. 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); Wt. 1 lb (.5 kg)
- Credit Line:
- Louis V. Bell and Dodge Funds, 1972
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This image belongs to a small group of sculptures and paintings believed to have been made by Chosying Dorje (1604–1674), the Tenth Karmapa and spiritual head of the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. It is in the Kashmiri style, reflecting interregional influences at work across Tibet.