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Standing Avalokiteshvara, the Bodhisattva of Infinite Compassion

Date:
ca. 7th century
Culture:
Vietnam or Cambodia
Medium:
Gilt bronze
Dimensions:
H. 14 3/8 in. (36.5 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Enid A. Haupt, 1993
Accession Number:
1993.387.14
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 245
This very rare and extraordinary bronze sculpture, found in Vietnam, is strongly dependent stylistically on southwestern Chinese prototypes
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