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Standing Crowned and Jeweled Buddha    Period:      Pagan period  Date:      12th–13th century  Culture:      Burma  Medium:      Wood with traces of red lacquer, gesso and gold leaf  Dimensions:      H. approx. 77 3/4 in. (197.5 cm)  Classification:      Sculpture

Standing Crowned and Jeweled Buddha Period: Pagan period Date: century Culture: Burma Medium: Wood with traces of red lacquer, gesso and gold leaf Dimensions: H. 77 in.

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Stone Buddha Statue Holding a Lotus Flower 38"

Stone Buddha Statue Holding a Lotus Flower

Early Christian Art-The earliest surviving paintings of Jesus, from the church at the ruined city of Dura-Europos on the Euphrates (dating from first half of the 3rd Century AD)

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Early Christian Art-The earliest surviving paintings of Jesus, from the church at the ruined city of Dura-Europos on the Euphrates (dating from first half of the Century AD)

bodhisattva | Lacquered clay Buddhist figure of the Bodhisattva Maitreya

bodhisattva | Lacquered clay Buddhist figure of the Bodhisattva Maitreya

Stone Standing Garden Buddha Statue 62"

Take a journey and explore all of Lotus Sculpture's Garden Buddha Statues. Browse through our selection of large and small Buddha garden statues.

A BRONZE AND SILVER INLAID STANDING FIGURE OF AVALOKITESVARA China, Ming dynasty

A BRONZE AND SILVER INLAID STANDING FIGURE OF AVALOKITESVARA China, Ming dynasty

A bodhisattva is an enlightened being who has delayed entering paradise in order to help others attain enlightenment. This figure represents the bodhisattva Avalokitesvara, known to the Chinese as Guanshiyin (later also as Guanyin), which means “he who observes the sounds of the world”—including cries for help. In China, Guanyin is widely worshipped as a “goddess of mercy and compassion,” a savior in both the physical and spiritual sense. In popular folklore, reciting the bodhisattva’s name…

Wood, gesso, mineral pigments, and gold. The last great moment in Chinese buddhist wooden sculpture occurred in the and C. © Minneapolis Institute of Arts

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