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Guanyin and Attendant
  • Chen Xian, painter
    active 1634–1654
    active: China
    Jifei, calligrapher
    1616–1671
    born: Fujian province, China ; died: Nagasaki, Japan ; active: Japan, China
  • Guanyin and Attendant, mid-late 1600s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: China
  • ink, color on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 89.5 x 28.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 35 1/4 x 11 1/8 in
    Mount Dimensions: 167 x 36 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 65 3/4 x 14 1/8 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Hutchinson
  • Not on display
  • 1983.0089
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Seated figure with smaller figure crouching at his feet, holding onto potted plant.