Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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Kuan-yin figure
  • China
  • Kuan-yin figure, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China?
  • wood, gilding, polychromy
  • Object Height: 21.6 cm
    Object Height: 8 1/2 in
  • Gift of Swannie Smith Zink
  • Not on display
  • 1962.0023
Description

Wooden seated figure which has been gilded and polychromed. She holds a cylindrical object in her right hand. The gilded surface is chipped in many places.