Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara of the Lion’s Roar, or Simhanada Avalokiteshvara (Shi Hou Guanyin 獅吼觀音菩薩)
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara of the Lion's Roar, or Simhanada Avalokiteshvara (Shi Hou Guanyin)

Period: Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date: late 15th–early 17th century
Culture: China
Medium: Wood (poplar) with pigment; single-woodblock construction
Dimensions: H. 42 1/8 in. (107 cm); W. 29 in. ( 73.7 cm); D. 13 in. (33 cm)
Classification: Sculpture
Credit Line: Purchase, The Dillon Fund Gift, in honor of Brooke Astor, 2000
Accession Number: 2000.270

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