Guanyin

anonymous, c. 1100 - c. 1200, figure, AK-MAK-84

The Buddhist deity Guanyin, who rescues people in need, is shown here meditating, seated on a rock. According to legend, he was once discovered in this position, meditating on the moon’s reflection in the water - in Buddhism a symbol of illusion and transience. His pose and facial expression embody…

The bodhisattva Maitreya

anonymous, c. 200 - c. 300, figure, AK-MAK-1188

Arrival of a Portuguese ship

anonymous, c. 1600 - c. 1625, AK-RAK-1968-1-A

Japan, makemono met schatten…

anonymous, 1790, hanging scroll, AK-MAK-1383

Singha

anonymous, 1500 - 1600, figure, AK-MAK-190

Horse and oxcart

anonymous, c. 400 - c. 500, tomb figure, AK-MAK-533

Sakyamuni

anonymous, 1700 - 1800, AK-MAK-202

Schildering

Gao Qipei, 1700 - 1750, AK-MAK-290-C

Bosbewoner met pauwenveren

anonymous, 1600 - 1699, drawing, AK-MAK-1417-2

Egrets and Kingfishers

anonymous, 1368 - 1644, hanging scroll, AK-MAK-96-A