When Guanyin Encounters Madonna: Rethinking on Chinese Madonna from the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago

Chinese Madonna from the collection of the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, is a physical evidence demonstrating religious and artistic exchanges between China and the West. From the perspective of iconography and based on Dr. Berthold Laufer's early studies, this article intends to fi...

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Published in:Buddhist Christian studies
Main Author: Li, Huijun
Format: Electronic Article
Language:English
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Published: University of Hawaii Press [2020]
In: Buddhist Christian studies
Year: 2020, Volume: 40, Pages: 345-368
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Field Museum of Natural History / Marian image / Guanyin / Salus Populi Romani
IxTheo Classification:BL Buddhism
KBM Asia
NBJ Mariology
Further subjects:B Buddhism
B cultural exchanges
B Madonna
B Christianity
B Guanyin
Online Access: Volltext (Verlag)
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Summary:Chinese Madonna from the collection of the Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, is a physical evidence demonstrating religious and artistic exchanges between China and the West. From the perspective of iconography and based on Dr. Berthold Laufer's early studies, this article intends to figure out the relationship between this painting and Salus Populi Romani in Santa Maria Maggiore, Rome, its original painter, creation time, and actual theme.
ISSN:1527-9472
Contains:Enthalten in: Buddhist Christian studies
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1353/bcs.2020.0019