34. Guanyin

A rare circular embroidery depicting the goddess Guanyin wearing fabulous intricate silk robes and holding an incense burner in one hand, her other hand holding a gnarled root stick supporting a basket flowing with auspicious symbols, a Buddhist lion by her feet.

China, Yongzheng period (1722-1735).
Central roundel 14 in (35.5 cm) diameter. 

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