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A temple guardian and dragon placed at the entrance of Hsi Shan (West Mountain) Buddhist Temple to frighten evil spirits away.
A temple guardian and dragon placed at the entrance of Hsi Shan (West Mountain) Buddhist Temple to frighten evil spirits away.
Photographer:
Date:
ca. 1944–1945
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Gelatin Silver Print
Dimensions:
260 x 333 mm (10 1/4 x 13 1/8 in.)
Department:
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
North America
Accession Number:
2000.119.2.18
Acquisition Date:
2000-10-12
Credit Line:

Bequest of John Gutmann in honor of Dr. Walter Heil

Exhibition History:

John Gutmann: Photographer / Collector
de Young Museum: 09/06/2000 - 12/31/2000

Photographs by John Gutmann, M.H. deYoung Memorial Museum, 1946