Guanyin, Moon in Water

Guanyin, Moon in Water
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Painting, Mineral pigments on silk, 101.5x59.5 cm
Origin: China, Tangut State of Hsi Hsia, Khara-Khoto, Late 11th - 12th century
Source of entry: State Russian Museum, 1933
Theme: Religion and Mythology of the East
Exibition: Chinese Art and Culture: 2,000 BC - 20th century

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