Figure of Guanyin

German
about 1720
Made by Ansbach Factory (Germany)


Object Place: Germany

Dimensions

Height: 41.9 cm (16 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.938.1

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics

As the Virgin and Child, standing on a grotesque animal mask, and decorated in cold colors in black, iron-red, yellow and gold

Provenance

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger