This historical representation of Kwan Yin at ease was developed as a part of the goddess series begun c.2011. Her story is related to the southern China legend. She represents Avalokiteshvara, the merciful goddess of forgiveness.
The topknot and accessories are gold luster. This white stoneware piece was developed and completed in 2015 with the help of UM Professor Beth Lo in her workshop at the Archie Bray Foundation.