Temple scroll. Illuminated painting of Avalokitesvara. Mukuta tiara and urna mark. Seated in traditional Bodhisattva posture, against a circular white nimbus and halos, and holds a lotus flower emblem in one hand, other hand is extended with fingers in mystic gesture. Above appears the sanskrit character, Sa, representing the seed symbol for Avalokitesvara.
Gift of Mrs. John L. LeConte & Robert G. LeConte
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Exhibition of the Art of the Far East ( Dec 1914)
[Catalogue, Exhibition] University of Pennsylvania. 1914. Catalogue of an Exhibition of the Art of the Far East. : Page/Fig./Plate: No. 17
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