Bodhisattva

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Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara, Indonesia, 8th-9th centuries, bronze.
Bodhisattva Avalokiteshvara, Indonésie, VIIIe-IXe siècles, bronze.

Guimet Museum, Paris, 2014.
Musée Guimet, Paris, 2014.

So this statue was made roughly at the (temporal) midpoint between Cleopatra’s death and Galileo’s trial for heresy.
Donc cette statue a été faite à peu près à mi-distance (temporelle) entre la mort de Cléopâtre et le procès de Galilée pour hérésie.

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