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Manjushri, the Bodhisattva of Transcendent Wisdom

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
17th–18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Applique of various Chinese silks, silvered and gilded leather shapes on silk satin ground; embellished with couched silk cord and embroidery
Dimensions:
Overall: 155 x 92 in. (393.7 x 233.7 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Embroidered
Credit Line:
John Stewart Kennedy Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.95.154
Not on view
[ Lockwood de Forest , New York, until 1915; sold to MMA]
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