The Burke Collection
Pair of Daoist Deities: (left) Songzi Niangniang (送子娘娘) and (right) Yanguang Niangniang (眼光娘娘)
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Ming dynasty, late 16th–early 17th century

Gilt bronze with blue and red lacquer; wood bases

H. of each 21 cm (8 1/4 in.); (left) h. with base 23.6 cm (9 1/4 in.); (right) h. with base 23.1 cm (9 1/8 in.)

Donated to the Yale University Art Gallery by the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation in 2015