|A ME YE YI NAT
Lacquered teak wood, gold leaf, red and black paint
h. 48 in. x w. 10 in.
Gift of Catherine Raymond, 2006
A Me Ye Yi, “The Lady of the Running Waters.”
Sculpture in teak wood covered with lacquer and gold leaf. Wooden figure, sitting on her ankles holding a sword with her right hand offering the other hand with palm lifted up as to receive a gift. She is dressed like a commoner from the end of the nineteenth century.