The Sculpture of Chöying Dorjé, Tenth Karmapa: Avalokiteśvara


Chöying Dorjé (1604-1674)
Tibet; 17th century
Cast brass with cold gold
Height: 7 in. (18 cm)

Pritzker Collection
Inscription: spyan ras gzigs kyi sku rgyal dbang chos dbyings rdo rje'i phyag bzo. 
"Icon of Avalokiteśvara made by Gyalwang ("King of the Victorious Ones") Chöying Dorjé."









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